Kansas thinks it would be a good place for companies that build satellites and other space-bound objects. In this photo, an Atlas 5 rocket carrying the WorldView-4 satellite was launched in November at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif.
Kansas thinks it would be a good place for companies that build satellites and other space-bound objects. In this photo, an Atlas 5 rocket carrying the WorldView-4 satellite was launched in November at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. Matt Hartman Associated Press file photo
Kansas thinks it would be a good place for companies that build satellites and other space-bound objects. In this photo, an Atlas 5 rocket carrying the WorldView-4 satellite was launched in November at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif. Matt Hartman Associated Press file photo

Kansas looks to ‘outer space’ for jobs with new initiative

March 07, 2017 07:00 AM