JSON.TV interviewed Burt Rutan, well-known American Aircraft designer, founder of Scaled Composites and father of SpaceShipTwo at the forum Open Innovation 2015 in Moscow.
Burt Rutan considers two main problems for nowadays commercial space flights - cost and safety. If engineers will come up with new ideas how to solve it, it will be breakthrough in space technologies. And it will be really good news to business, because with lower cost more and more customers could use orbital flights.
Forum and Technology Show Open Innovations 2015 is one of the largest events in Russia. It focuses on future technologies in the modern human society, economy and everyday life. The main topic is Humanity in the Center of the Technological Revolution. The program is focused on five specific spheres of the human life, dramatically changing under the impact of technologies – productivity, habitat, education, health and entertainment.