SpaceNews Magazine – July 4, 2016

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Big Plane, small rockets
Stratolaunch CEO Chuck Beames discusses Paul Allen’s big plans for the world’s biggest plane 12


COVER STORY

No, Britain’s not leaving ESA
But Britain’s vote to exit the EU has raised more questions than answers

The view from Scotland
Scotland’s budding space hub knows uncertainty’s bad for business


FEATURES

What’s Going to Succeed WGS?
Satellite fleet operators anxiously await a Pentagon wideband study with high stakes for routine comms

Spaceflight at the movies

A new crop of science-fiction films draw inspiration from real space


DEPARTMENTS

MY TAKE
Hughes’ Jennifer Manner on what Brexit means to satellite operators

FOUST FORWARD
Space startup storytelling

MILSPACE BRIEFING
What’s the frequency, Kendall?

COMMENTARY
When U.S-China space cooperation was more than just Hollywood fantasy

BOTTOM LINE
Still a long way from the summit

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