UK Spaceport: Square, vaporware pegs being forced into bodged regulation and square site holes
Two Gliese 581 exoplanets revealed as data ghosts
Space X Receive FAA Approval to build Texas Spaceport
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Today the UK’s Civil Aviation Authority released (to great pre-released fanfare) a shortlist of sites being considered for the site of a UK spaceport. Unfortunately, I fear that this release is based much more on hype than solid capability. As the idea currently stands it is overtly speculative, based on designs that largely have yet […]