SpaceDev Auctions Microsatellite Mission on eBay
SpaceDev [OTC: SPDV], a San Diego, Calif.- based space solutions company, is auctioning a microsatellite mission on eBay (http://www.ebay.com). The auction, which began Nov. 10, lasts for 10 days. The item number is 2572382454 with a starting bid of $9.5 million, which includes an insured launch and on-orbit insurance. The high bidder has the right to supply his or her own payload, to name the SpaceDev satellite, and to name the mission.