Breakout Year for Space Entrepreneurship?

"For years space entrepreneurs, as well as advocates and enthusiasts, have been looking for the right set of circumstances that would allow new commercial space ventures to blossom....

This past year, though, has seen glimmerings of a revival in commercial, and particularly entrepreneurial, space. A pair of seemingly unrelated events, separated by thousands of kilometers and an even wider gap in perception, have opened the doors for space entrepreneurs in the US and elsewhere. Combined, they offer new opportunities for commercial space ventures in 2005 and beyond."

From The Space Review: