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FAA TV: Spaceport Licenses

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Published on: October 31, 2019

Wayne Montieth, Assoc. Admin. for Commercial Space Transportation, discusses how the FAA licenses spaceports in the United States – 12 spaceports across 8 states, licensed for both vertical operations and horizontal take-off and landing.

Category: About FAA


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