Thanks to the University of Hawaiʻi, the state of Hawaiʻi is on the verge of becoming a major player in the space industry. UH is leading the way in a historic effort, the first ever space launch from the 50th state.
“This means a lot for the university and it means a lot for the state because what we are trying to do is we are trying to attract folks that will build small satellites for the state of Hawaiʻi,” said Luke Flynn, the director of the Hawaiʻi Space Flight Laboratory.
The upside is as vast as space itself.
Read more in the UH System Press Release (April 11, 2013).