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

    9 days ago - By Travel and Tourworld

    The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration is issuing a license to the Huntsville-Madison Airport Authority in Alabama to operate the Huntsville International Airport 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 the International Space Station. The Reentry Site Operator License is valid for five years.
    The FAA license evaluation process involved environmental and safety reviews. In addition, the FAA will work with the airport...
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