January 2014

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 – [...]

July 2013

Houston Airport System plan calls for building spaceport at Ellington Field

July 12th, 2013|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

The Houston Airport System sees the potential for the city to be a leading player in commercial spaceflight and presented plans Thursday to build a spaceport at Ellington Field. Mario Diaz, the Director of Aviation at the Houston Airport System, presented a plan to City Council's Budget and Fiscal Affairs [...]