January 2014

Commercial Space Travel Training Firm Gets FAA Approval, But NASA’s Role Still TBD

January 31st, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , |

WASHINGTON — Waypoint 2 Space — a Houston startup aimed at helping commercial astronauts train for spaceflight — has received U.S. Federal Aviation Administration safety approval for its plan to train would-be astronauts. However, finalizing an agreement with NASA to use astronaut training facilities at Johnson Space Center in Houston [...]

Waypoint 2 Space Trains Passengers For Commercial Launches

January 29th, 2014|Categories: News, Photography|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Slowly but surely, the day is approaching when you’ll be able to buy a ticket to travel into space. Several companies, ranging from Virgin Galactic to SpaceX, are hoping to provide that opportunity. (Assuming you can afford a ticket that costs at least $250,000 anyway.) But flying into space – [...]

News release

January 28th, 2014|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

 Waypoint 2 Space Earns FAA Safety Approval to Provide Spaceflight Training Programs To Set Highest Industry Standard for Commercial Spaceflight Training   HOUSTON – Jan. 28, 2014 – Waypoint 2 Space, a leading provider of spaceflight training for the commercial space industry, today announced it has received FAA safety approval [...]