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Spaceport America

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Spaceport America | New Mexico | 87654-3210 | United States | Earth
+1 (575) 267-8500

38 launches and counting, Spaceport America is the worlds first purpose-built Spaceport in the world!

Spaceport America inspires and sparks the imagination about what can be done when we as humans have the courage and vision to reach our maximum potential. As one of the only places on Earth where 6,000 square miles of airspace is permanently protected from the ground to infinity, combined with award-winning futuristic architecture along a two mile horizontal space launch area, Spaceport America exudes outer space and all that lies yet undiscovered!

Some of the most respected companies in the commercial space industry are customers at Spaceport America. Virgin Galactic, SpaceX, UP Aerospace and EXOS.

Blast-off at Spaceport America: Behind the Scenes of a Real Rocket Launch
Grade Range: 6th-12thLength: 45 MinCategory: STEMTimes: March 17, 2017 2:10 pm ESTMarch 17, 2017 3:10 pm EST

Join the Spaceport America crew streaming live from mission control and go behind the scenes at a real rocket launch from the Spaceport America Vertical Launch! Engage with the Spaceport America Crew and customers while they work together on a mission. Walk in their footsteps from when they begin to prepare all the way to recovering and analyzing the payloads.

Mar 17, 2017 at 2:10 pm EST
Mar 17, 2017 at 3:10 pm EST

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