Spaceport America

Spaceport a smart oil-boom investment

Spaceport America logotype (PRNewsFoto/Spaceport America) Commercial space tourism will be a world-changing industry. Those who travel into suborbital [...]

Spaceport: Time to boost staff, infrastructure

Spaceport America logotype (PRNewsFoto/Spaceport America) It’s been a long time coming. Nearly 14 years have passed, in fact, since Sir Richard Branson [...]

Virgin Galactic closer than ever to NM launch

Virgin Galactic is one giant step closer to launching space flights from New Mexico. Virgin Galactic is projecting $210 million in [...]

Successful Test Flight At Spaceport America

Spaceport America, the world’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport and Exos Aerospace Systems & Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of [...]

Kinetic Energy Launches Planned for Spaceport America

SpinLaunch, a startup company that aims to electrify space launches, chose Spaceport America in New Mexico for its initial operations. Spaceport [...]

Virgin Galactic Reaches Space

Ed Note: Virgin Galactic has long planned to launch tourists into space from Spaceport America, east of Truth or Consequences. It took more than a [...]

Virgin Galactic ramps up NM operations as spaceport optimism increases at the Roundhouse

While the N.M. Legislature works through proposals intended to attract additional customers to Spaceport America with what appears to be a greater optimism [...]

Transparency problems plague Spaceport America

The N.M. Spaceport Authority has violated the state’s transparency laws several times this year, blocking or delaying public access to information about the [...]

Funding woes could ‘cripple’ NM spaceport as other states invest in space race

The state has cut its annual funding for the spaceport. Excess tax money collected in Doña Ana and Sierra counties is shoring up the budget for [...]

Is Spaceport America taking flight?

New Mexico’s investment in Spaceport America is a long way from spurring creation of the 5,000 new jobs then-Gov. Bill Richardson promised state lawmakers [...]