GSA News & Resources


  • September: Remembering former FAA-AST Associate Administrator Patti Grace Smith
  • August: The dawn of a new era of commercial human spaceflight is underway
  • July: Congressional hearing on commercial space transportation and the FAA’s responsibility to oversee and regulate the industry
  • June: Pandemic did not slow down space economy growth
  • May: SpaceX Makes a Historic Nighttime Splashdown
  • April: Improving prospects for point-to-point space travel
  • March: Advanced weather systems are critical to spaceport operations
  • February: Year begins with successful launches of Astra and Blue Origin
  • December: Another successful Commercial Spaceport Summit
  • November: GSA 2020 Commercial Spaceport Summit Details
  • October: FAA Approves Rocket Lab’s Operator License
  • August: Spaceport at Vandenberg Signs Landmark Agreement
  • July: Space Hub Southerland Signs Deal with Orbex Prime
  • June: Norway Stakes Claim to Spaceport Opportunities
  • May: Rocket Lab Tests Electron at Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport
  • April: Air Liquide Boosts Ventilator Production for COVID-19 Relief
  • January: GSA Issues Report: Spaceport: Enabling the Space Economy
  • October: Announcement of 2019 Commercial Spaceport Summit
  • September: Canadian Spaceport Gets Environmental Approval
  • August: UAE Promotes Multi-Mode Super Port as a Model for Spaceports
  • July: Houston Spaceport Breaks Ground for Suborbital Vehicles
  • June: DoD to Examine Use of U.S. Commercial Spaceports
  • May: Infrastructure Funding Available to Spaceports
  • April: UBS Predicts $20 Billion Market for Spaceports
  • March: Portugal Looking for Spaceport Partners
  • February: Colorado Air and Space Port Gets FAA Approval

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