Seems logical to me, I mean both industries are quite interested in lobbing large chunks of stuff around the place at high speed with some degree of accuracy.
<With apologies to Tom Lehrer>
Don't say that he's hypocritical
Say rather that he's apolitical
"Once the rockets are up, who cares where they come down
That's not my department," says Wernher von Braun
Mine's the one with the cyanide coated peanuts in the pockets, heading in the direction of the park...