Spaceport America

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 [...]

Spaceport America talks commercial space flights, introduces new tenants

TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, N.M. (KFOX14) — New Mexico is getting closer to commercial space travel, according to officials at the Spaceport America facility in [...]

Future space industry leaders to gather at Spaceport America Jun 20-24

Ed note: Sierra County business owners, get ready to sell to rocket scientists! America’s future rocket scientists will be here later this month, learning [...]

Spaceport America Cup Brings Rocket Competition to Sierra County

The Spaceport America Cup is designed around IREC – the Intercollegiate Rocket Engineering Competition for student rocketry teams from all over the country [...]

Spaceport America Cup will boost the business community

LAS CRUCES – June is typically a slow month for most local businesses. School is out and many college students travel back home for their summer break. June [...]

Beer, marijuana, outer space and more

What industry is most likely to help New Mexico truly recover from the recession(finally)? There's no magic bullet for our state's economy, but there are [...]

Launch Lifts off Successfully from Spaceport America

Spaceport America, the world's first purpose-built commercial spaceport located in southern New Mexico in the USA, announced today a successful Boeing CST-100 [...]

Feds give OK on key road to Spaceport America in New Mexico

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) – Federal authorities have given the green light on a key step to upgrade a southern New Mexico road to an aerospace economic [...]

Spaceport America launches free virtual field trips for NM classrooms

Spaceport America on Tuesday announced a nationwide partnership with FieldTripZoom, a web-based provider of live and interactive virtual field trips. The [...]

Sierra County Holds First Comprehensive Plan Meeting

TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES - Around a dozen citizens attended a public meeting on Tuesday night in Sierra County Commission Chambers, the first of three meetings [...]