Spaceport

New Mexico Tech Students launch rocket through sound barrier and to 24,000 foot altitude

Spaceport America, NM – April 18, 2018 – On Sunday, April 15 at 7:05 AM MDT, The New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (NMT) Rocket Team launched the latest of its student rockets from the Spaceport America Vertical Launch Area. The rocket was developed jointly by NMT and White Sands Research and Developers (WSRDs), [...]

New Mexico Tech Students launch rocket through sound barrier and to 24,000 foot altitude 2018-04-18T14:10:26+00:00

EXOS Aerospace Systems & Technologies, Inc. announces Pathfinder Test Launch date at Spaceport America

Texas firm sets May 5th, 2018 for the Pathfinder flight of their Suborbital Autonomous  Rocket with GuidancE (SARGE) Spaceport America, NM and Caddo Mills, TX – April 11, 2018 – Spaceport America, the world’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport and EXOS Aerospace Systems & Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of reusable space launch vehicles based in [...]

EXOS Aerospace Systems & Technologies, Inc. announces Pathfinder Test Launch date at Spaceport America 2018-04-16T14:09:11+00:00

EXOS Aerospace Systems & Technologies, Inc. completes integrated tie down hot fire test and receives FAA/AST launch license determination date in preparation for launch at Spaceport America

Texas firm completes successful “tie down test flight” of their Suborbital Autonomous Rocket with GuidancE (SARGE) at the Caddo Mills, TX. Airport.   Spaceport America, NM and Caddo Mills, TX – January 23, 2018 – Spaceport America, America’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport, and EXOS Aerospace Systems & Technologies, Inc., a leading developer of suborbital reusable [...]

EXOS Aerospace Systems & Technologies, Inc. completes integrated tie down hot fire test and receives FAA/AST launch license determination date in preparation for launch at Spaceport America 2018-01-23T13:08:27+00:00

Spaceport America Welcomes Back Visitors Through Public Tour

Visitors can now book a tour to the world’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport Spaceport America, NM–December 15, 2017 – Spaceport America, the world’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport located in southern New Mexico in the USA, announced today the relaunch of the Spaceport America Experience Tour. In partnership with Final Frontier Tours, space enthusiasts and visitors [...]

Spaceport America Welcomes Back Visitors Through Public Tour 2017-12-15T13:08:14+00:00

NMT Students Launch Highly Innovative Rocket at Spaceport America

Spaceport America, NM – November 9, 2017 – Spaceport America announced the launch today of the first Mustang 6A rocket which was built by The New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology (NMT) Rocket Team in collaboration (Photo by Dr. C. Lohn, WSRDs’ President and Launch Crew Member) The mission patch was designed by Chip [...]

NMT Students Launch Highly Innovative Rocket at Spaceport America 2017-11-09T13:09:38+00:00

Spaceport America Welcomes Melissa Kemper Force as New General Counsel

SPACEPORT AMERICA, N.M., July 25, 2017 – Spaceport America, the world’s first purpose-built commercial spaceport located in southern New Mexico in the USA, introduces Melissa Kemper Force, as the new Spaceport America General Counsel. Prior to her appointment as general counsel by the New Mexico Spaceport Authority, Ms. Force was the principal partner of a successful consulting firm in Los Angeles, California where she [...]

Spaceport America Welcomes Melissa Kemper Force as New General Counsel 2017-07-25T14:07:49+00:00

“Rocket Fever!” was everywhere last week at Spaceport America in New Mexico

Spaceport America Cup 2017 Cup Team Photo The world’s largest rocket engineering competition motivated university students from six continents to extend themselves beyond the classroom to design and build rockets. The students also learned to work as a team, solving real world problems under the same pressures they’ll experience in their future careers. Twenty two [...]

“Rocket Fever!” was everywhere last week at Spaceport America in New Mexico 2017-06-30T14:08:38+00:00

ULA to Launch Future Heavy at the Spaceport America Cup

The United Launch Alliance Future Heavy – World’s Largest Sport Rocket – Will Launch on June 24 at 9:30am MT at the First Annual Spaceport America Cup Spectators are welcome for Spaceport America Cup launch days:  Thursday, June 22nd, Friday, June 23rd and Saturday, June 24th Spaceport America’s vertical launch area will be open to [...]

ULA to Launch Future Heavy at the Spaceport America Cup 2017-06-19T14:08:36+00:00

ULA to Launch Future Heavy at the Spaceport America Cup

The United Launch Alliance Future Heavy – World’s Largest Sport Rocket – Will Launch on June 24 at 9:30am MT at the First Annual Spaceport America Cup Spectators are welcome for Spaceport America Cup launch days:  Thursday, June 22nd, Friday, June 23rd and Saturday, June 24th Spaceport America’s vertical launch area will be open to [...]

ULA to Launch Future Heavy at the Spaceport America Cup 2017-06-20T14:10:01+00:00

Thank you – Inaugural Spaceport America Relay Race

  The Spaceport America Crew and our race directors Marc and Marianna Heon send a huge thank you to all of our runners and our state, county, municipal, law enforcement, emergency medical, volunteer, vendor and sponsoring partners! What began at dawn last Saturday at the El Paso County Coliseum ended two days, two states, three [...]

Thank you – Inaugural Spaceport America Relay Race 2017-06-19T14:08:44+00:00