Exploration Architecture

XArc News Archive

Ellington Spaceport

Houston Airport System Awards XArc Spaceport Consultants a Spaceport Study Contract

Exploration Architecture Corporation's XArc Spaceport Consultants (XSC) team was chosen by the Houston Airport System to conduct an Economics and Business Study for a proposed commercial spaceport to be developed at Ellington Airport in Houston, TX. The team will be led by XArc (San Antonio, TX), with Futron Corporation (Bethesda MD), and The Aerospace Corporation (El Segundo, CA) providing subcontracted support. The study will provide assessments of economic viability and the business case for developing Ellington Airport to operate as a FAA licensed commercial spaceport for horizontal take-off and landing spacecraft.

» Return to news