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would need to create a space "TOLL" system where they charge their customers fees to use their transportation device. Now, obviously they arealready doing this as an over-glorified taxi service to the space station. However, imagine if you will, a sort of docking station between the moonand Mars where they will have to "fuel-up" or recharge if we are using electric at that point and it is all owned and operated by one of these spacecompanies. Their profits will multiply by the BILLIONS!Tyson RandallJun 18, 2020#Reply ’"Introduction, growth, maturity, and decline are the stages of a product life cycle as pointed out in the text.(Munson, J.H.B.R. C. 2017) For this assignmentI would like to discuss the kit aircraft manufacturer DarkAero. They are currently in the introduction phase of their flagship kit the DarkAero 1 which is amoderately priced but high quality kit aircraft that personally I hope to get my hands on one day. They started in 2017 and as of May 2020 they are quitefar into the build phase of the prototype. They claim 275mph cruise and a max range of 2000 miles for a finished price of around 160K which sounds veryexpensive, but compared to other options out there its very affordable. Since they are still building the prototype they are not making any money butonce they move into the growth area they should pretty easily make profit. Hopefully this kit is wildly successful and they will stay away from the declinestage for a very long time, mainly because it going to take me years to save up enough for my own kit...Munson, J.H.B.R. C. (2017). Operations Management. [Chegg]. Retrieved from Robert TaupierJun 18, 2020#Reply ’"Tyson, I will admit I had to google and research this DarkAero after reading your discussion, also I have never heard of them. What an amazing concept, andcould be the future of personal aircraft sales. I will continue to watch this company and hope for their success, and your right hopefully no declinephase in the near future. A 2000 mile range is quite a feat. Thanks for this discussion and bringing it to our attention. If you could venture what couldpossibly lead to a decline, what would it be? RobKevin CarrJun 19, 2020#Reply ’"As a previous flying student, I've always thought of flying as a mature industry with a known need for personal travel and business. In the case of kitaircraft, I think that the new innovations will still include new technology and skill for manufacturing. What improvements do you feel will increase technology and demand in the kit market? KevinAbel LevineJun 18, 2020#Reply ’"Kindle by AmazonThis week’s discussion will review the product life cycle of the Kindle by Amazon depicted by the four phases (Heizer, Render, & Munson, 2017). TheKindle is an e-reader tablet or pad where individuals read books, newspapers, and articles. The conventional method before e-reading was hard copypaper products. The Kindle was not the first e-reader to come out the first was introduced by Sony in 2006 (Smith, 2010).