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New Mexico Spaceport Moving Forward with Design, Bid Packages

By Doug Messier
Parabolic Arc
February 23, 2008
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Leonard David has a short update on plans for the New Mexico Spaceport on He reports that that 90 percent of the site layout and design is now complete and that the first bid package will be ready within months. Officials expect to complete construction in 2010. The base will serve as a launch center for Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, which will carry tourists on suborbital flights.

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