August 3, 2020

ABL just announced they have received new financing but will build no new factories. If they can move a rocket cross-country, can’t their customers also move their breadbox-sized satellites to the spaceports?

http://www.parabolicarc.com/2020/08/03/abl-space-systems-begins-rs1-stage-testing-reaches-90-million-in-funding/#more-74920

ABL never needed Saint Marys airport gym/hanger. As anticipated, ABL used Camden County for its ow...

July 23, 2020

Press Secretary Mary Carpenter

Congressman Buddy Carter

U.S. House of Representatives
2432 Rayburn House Office Building

Washington, DC 20515-1001

Ms. Carpenter,

Are you aware that you have mislead the press and the public regarding Congressman Carter’s Amendments to U.S. Code 51 § 50905(b)?

You wrote, “The amendment would not have changed current law or weakened environmental review requirements.” By definition, your statement is...

June 15, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

WOODBINE, Ga. – June 15, 2020 – Alaska Aerospace Corporation (AAC), owner and operator of FAA-licensed commercial spaceport, Pacific Spaceport Complex Alaska (PSCA), and Camden County, Georgia have entered a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to work cooperatively on establishing common operating environments for launch operators who wish to reach both orbits.

Camden County has previously signed Memorandums...

June 4, 2020

Spaceport Camden officials chose to hide the FAA's notice that 16 more months of expenses and "consulting" are required. (Link to Schedule)

Even then, the FAA warns that no rocket launches are assured:

If the FAA's notice were good news, spaceport promoters would have generated a press release. But not this time. They've announced frivolous non-events such as the self-taught astronaut trainer who's itching to come to Spaceport...

May 30, 2020

No. Not the manned flight that has been rescheduled for tomorrow afternoon from Kennedy Space Center.

This was the fourth consecutive explosion of a SpaceX test vehicle at Boca Chica, Texas:

​Full video:

https://youtu.be/kZYPnxfjoCY

Why is this a Spaceport Camden story?

In 2014 & 2015, Camden spaceport promoters used competition with Texas to justify moving forward with Spaceport Camden. Although SpaceX was just toying with us (an...

May 27, 2020

On Tuesday, the FAA announced a daunting 16-month schedule for the ever-shrinking Spaceport Camden to finalize the now 5-year-old Environmental Impact Statement. The EIS must be completed before a launch site operator license might be granted. October 2021 is the expensive, new deadline. Camden officials have known this bad news has been coming which explains why they:

  1. Recently blamed the FAA’s adherence to the published r...

May 13, 2020

Jimmy Starline and Steve Howard are at the end of their spaceport ropes if this latest Spaceport Camden Press Release is what they’re wasting their time and our money on. They announced on Monday that Camden has entered into a "Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to explore commercial astronaut training facilities near the proposed Spaceport Camden."

Opifex Global CEO Barton Bollfrass has never worked for NASA or any commercial...