Jackie Wattles, KOCO-5 Oklahoma City

Jackie Wattles

KOCO-5 Oklahoma City

New York, NY, United States

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  • wdsu
  • KOCO-5 Oklahoma City
  • kcranews
  • CNN
Past:
  • News4JAX
  • Local 4 WDIV Detroit
  • CNN Money
  • WDBJ7
  • Las Vegas Review-Journal

Recent articles by Jackie:

Ford to build 50,000 ventilators in 100 days

Other automakers have also vowed to help manufacture ventilators on a large scale. → Read More

Ford to build 50,000 ventilators in 100 days

Other automakers have also vowed to help manufacture ventilators on a large scale. → Read More

Ford to build 50,000 ventilators in 100 days

Other automakers have also vowed to help manufacture ventilators on a large scale. → Read More

CNN

Softbank-backed satellite startup OneWeb files for bankruptcy

The startup was reportedly in talks with Softbank to secure new funding, but the negotiations fell apart just hours before OneWeb launched its second large batch of 34 satellites into orbit on Saturday, according to a Financial Times report that was confirmed by CNN Business. OneWeb did not comment on specific fundraising efforts, but the company said in a statement that it has been "engaged in… → Read More

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Automakers are racing to make ventilators. But it's not that easy

It seems only natural that, in the rush to address the critical shortage of ventilators in the US due to the coronavirus pandemic, automakers would again be among the first to answer the call to help. → Read More

CNN

Elon Musk: SpaceX has 'zero' thoughts about an IPO for Starlink

SpaceX has deployed Starlink satellites at breakneck pace over the past few months: About 300 of SpaceX's small satellites now orbit the planet, and Musk has said his goal is to sign up the first Starlink customers this year. But success is far from guaranteed. The price of building and launching the satellites will likely run as high as $10 billion, according to one early estimate from the… → Read More

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Adidas launches footwear research into space so it can make better sneakers

Adidas is one of the latest companies to send materials to the International Space Station in the name of science. Or, in this particular case, more comfortable footwear. → Read More

SpaceX signs deal to send tourists and others to International Space Station

The astronauts on the International Space Station could have some visitors next year. → Read More

SpaceX signs deal to send tourists and others to International Space Station

The astronauts on the International Space Station could have some visitors next year. → Read More

SpaceX signs deal to send tourists and others to International Space Station

The astronauts on the International Space Station could have some visitors next year. → Read More

CNN

SpaceX signs deal to send tourists and others to International Space Station

The astronauts on the International Space Station could have some visitors next year. → Read More

CNN

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft is built to carry astronauts, but safety concerns loom

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft, which was slated to begin flying NASA astronauts to the International Space Station this year, faces new questions about safety after a botched test flight in December. → Read More

CNN

Virgin Galactic shares fall after it posts further losses

Virgin Galactic, the ambitious space tourism startup founded by British entrepreneur Richard Branson, posted a net loss of $73 million for the fourth quarter. → Read More

CNN

SpaceX teams up with space tourism agency to sell rides aboard its spacecraft

SpaceX has signed a deal with a space tourism company to organize a trip orbiting the Earth for a handful of adventurous travelers. → Read More

CNN

Trump seeks billions more for NASA to get US astronauts on the moon by 2024

The Trump administration is seeking a big boost to NASA's annual funding in order to fulfill its mission to put a man and woman on the moon by 2024. → Read More

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Boeing's Starliner spacecraft, built to carry astronauts, faces new safety concerns

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft, which is designed to carry NASA astronauts to the International Space Station, encountered a second, previously undisclosed, software issue during a botched test flight in December. → Read More

CNN

The race for space-based broadband: OneWeb launches 34 more internet satellites

A rocket blazed into space Thursday afternoon carrying 34 OneWeb satellites. It's the latest sign that 2020 will be a year in which new devices are deployed into Earth's orbit at an unprecedented pace as OneWeb and rival SpaceX race to make global broadband a reality. → Read More

CNN

SpaceX considering spin-off and IPO for Starlink internet business

New York (CNN Business)SpaceX's Starlink internet business could one day be spun off into a separate company and taken public, giving mainstream investors a chance to buy a coveted piece of Elon Musk's rocket venture. Gwynne Shotwell, SpaceX's chief operating officer, told a group of investors during a recent event in Miami that Starlink is the "right kind of business" for such a move, according… → Read More

CNN

SpaceX launches 60 more satellites for its broadband internet constellation

SpaceX launched its fourth batch of internet-beaming satellites Wednesday as the company makes an unprecedented push to build a broadband internet business by deploying hundreds of satellites in one year. → Read More

CNN

DirecTV rushes to dispose of satellite that might explode

A DirecTV satellite at risk of exploding will make an emergency maneuver to push itself into a deserted area of space known as "graveyard" orbit, according to public filings. The hope is that the satellite won't burst in its operational orbit, where the debris could put other expensive communications satellites at risk. → Read More