Mexican commercial space company MxSpace and international asteroid mining company Deep Space Industries to sign historic agreement at the 67th International Astronautical Congress
GUADALAJARA, Mexico. September 29, 2016.
On September 29, at 11:00 a.m. local time, Deep Space Industries (DSI) and MxSpace will sign a historic agreement that marks the beginning of an international partnership between the companies to promote the development of new commercial space technologies and business ventures. Dr. Francisco Mendieta from Agencia Espacial Mexicana (AEM), as well as executives from both MxSpace and Deep Space Industries, will take part in the signing ceremony at the MxSpace booth (booth #24) on the trade show floor of the 67th International Astronautical Congress in Guadalajara.
“The development and eventual settlement of space will be a combined effort of many countries, companies, and people,” said Rick Tumlinson, Chairman of the Board at Deep Space Industries. “Partnerships like this one are an important step in developing a thriving, international ecosystem of space companies and organizations that work together for the benefit of all humanity, and we believe that Mexico has an important role to ...