SpaceX, Blue Origin, NASA have big plans in store for Kennedy Space Center

Florida’s Space Coast is gearing up for a boom in activity as more companies are choosing to build rockets in the area.

Within a week, three giants in the space industry — NASA, Blue Origin LLC and SpaceX — confirmed plans for new buildings in Kennedy Space Center, projects expected to bring high-wage jobs to the region as well as business opportunities to local specialty contractors and part suppliers. It also helps Central Florida snag a bigger share of the $330 billion global space industry. Read more here.