August 17, 2022
Florida Business News

NASA's big gamble: Is America's mega moon rocket worth mega price tag?

When NASA’s SLS moon rocket launches, it will become the largest and most expensive rocket to rumble American soil in decades.

Why is airline travel so miserable? Blame Florida

The state’s obstacle course jams up airspace over some of the U.S.’s most popular vacation spots, and the problems cascade across the country

How a ban on visitors impacted the smuggling of drugs into Florida prisons

More drugs were seized in 2020 than in the preceding two years, despite lockdowns that allowed only inmates’ attorneys and prison staff to access the facilities between March and September of 2020.

‘Pent-up demand’ for cruises: Bookings increase as COVID testing requirements are loosened

A surge in cruise bookings on the day after Carnival Cruise Line announced that it was relaxing its COVID testing requirements shows a “pent-up demand” for cruising that has not yet been satisfied.

Feds send money to Florida for ‘clean' buses

The federal government is routing nearly $42 million to Florida as part of a $1.66 billion effort to increase the number of “clean” buses on U.S. roads.

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Utility's new drone speeds hurricane recovery
Utility's new drone speeds hurricane recovery

Florida's primary energy provider is ready to launch a powerful new technology, just ahead of the busiest weeks of the Atlantic hurricane season: a new fixed-wing drone designed fly into tropical storm force winds and speed the restoration of electricity after severe weather.

 

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