NASA, Houston Airport System partner up in development of spaceport

At NASA´s Johnson Space Center (JSC) on Wednesday, Nov. 4, at 1 p.m., NASA and the Houston Airport System (HAS) said they will formally enter a development agreement to provide NASA expertise and training at Houston´s new Spaceport installation.

The Houston Spaceport facilities will be located at Ellington Airport.

This agreement marks a major milestone as Houston will become home to one of ten Federal Aviation Administration designated commercial spaceports in the United States.