The Space Barons: The quest to rekindle human exploration of and in space

SpaceX Rocket Launch (AP Photo/John Raoux)

SEATTLE, Wash. -- As SpaceX has announced, it is planning to conduct a record number of launches in one month. Last year, they conducted 18 launches and aim to do more.

Christian Davenport covers the space and defense industries for The Washington Post and is the author of The Space Barons: Elon Musk, Jeff Bezos and the Quest to Colonize the Cosmos, which comes out today. Christian dropped in on the KOMO Newsline with KOMO's Tom Glasgow to discuss the future of SpaceX and competitors such as Blue Origins. (Click the picture above to hear the audio).

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