February 13, 2019

The accompanying document (Camden_Technical_Clarifications.pdf)  was legally obtained from Camden County under the Georgia Open Records Act.  It proves beyond a shadow of a doubt that Spaceport Camden promoters have mislead the public about the spaceport’s safety, viability, and progress.

We’ve been assured on numerous occasions that rocket launches will pose no significant hazard to Camden County’s citizens, waters, and...

September 6, 2017

Are Camden's officials so desperate to prove the spaceport has real potential that they will promote a one-year-old startup like Vector as the future of Spaceport Camden operations? What happened to the successful rocket companies like SpaceX and Blue Origin that they teased us with just 2 years ago?

How can Camden County have any hope of recovering the millions already spent on the spaceport when the best they can count on ar...

July 15, 2017

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Vector Space, a tiny start-up rocket company in Tuscon, Az. is very well traveled, visiting Alaska, Kennedy Space Center, then Camden County, and now Nova Scotia looking for places to launch the rocket they hope to have some day. Currently testing small rockets at the Friends of Amateur Rocketry test range in the Mojave Desert, Vector has promised to launch a test soon from somewhere in Camden County.  Camden County official...

October 4, 2016

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In the Summer of 2016, Camden County officials were touting Firefly Space Systems of as a potential launch company for Spaceport Camden. As recently as June 2016 Firefly had announced that it was the recipient of more than $19 million in new funding. In October 2016, Firefly furloughed all employees as it ran out of cash. 

As with XCOR, Spaceport Camden will be dependent on the unfounded success of companies like Firefly...

September 1, 2016

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The Camden County Commission has approved the resolution for the loan to reimburse the County for all spaceport-related expenses, including engineering, legal fees and land acquisition. Camden County Administrator Steve Howard said the resolution sets a cap of $5 million for a bond to pay for the project. But we are already committed to more than $5 million, having already spent more than $2.4 million with $3.8 million remain...

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