Sierra Space and Spaceport America Sign Agreement on Landing Site for Dream Chaser® Spaceplane

Sierra Space and Spaceport America Sign Agreement on Landing Site for Dream Chaser Spaceplane

Memorandum of Understanding Adds New Mexico Spaceport to Growing Portfolio of Global Landing Locations for Dream Chaser Expands Working Relationship Following Sierra Space’s 2022 Corporate Sponsorship of Spaceport America Cup Sierra Space and Spaceport America announced the signing of a new Memorandum of Understanding (MOU). The agreement adds the world-class New Mexico spaceport to Sierra […]

FAA Issues Commercial Space Reentry Site Operator License for Huntsville International Airport

FAA Issues Commercial Space Reentry Site Operator License for Huntsville International Airport

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is issuing a license to the Huntsville-Madison Airport Authority in Alabama to operate the Huntsville International Airport (HSV) as a commercial space reentry site. The license permits the airport to offer its site for Sierra Space Dream Chaser vehicles returning to Earth from future NASA resupply missions to […]

FAA Issues Draft Environmental Assessment Regarding Sierra Space’s Plan to Land Dream Chaser at Shuttle Landing Facility in Florida

https://spacechannel.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/NEWS-Sierra-Space-Enviornmental-1.mp4 On Tuesday, the FAA released a draft Environmental Assessment to the public regarding a proposal by Sierra Space to land its Dream Chaser spaceplane at the Shuttle Landing Facility, or SLF, in Florida. Completion of the assessment is necessary for the proposal to be approved, and a public comment period lasting through January 24 […]