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York Space Systems CEO and co-founder Dirk Wallinger imagines a world where there are rocket launches every week.
In this world, the tremendous costs associated with spacecraft customization and engineering no longer make access to spaceflight near impossible. In 2015, Wallinger co-founded Denver-based York Space Systems to bring more spacecraft buses to more companies, more often — and at a fraction of the usual price.
All that construction that Denver has put up with seems to finally be yielding results.
For the second quarter in a row, the average cost of renting an apartment decreased, according to the Denver Metro Area Apartment Vacancy and Rent Report. On top of that, it’s the biggest dollar decrease in the 36-year history of the survey.
Sponsors pulled at least $57,000 in support because protestors disrupted last year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Day Marade.
The group that organizes Denver’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Marade says it lost at least $57,000 in sponsorships for this year’s event because protestors from Black Lives Matter disrupted last year’s parade.