March 11, 2010 At the Oklahoma Space Industry Development Authority (OSIDA), we are striving to make our spaceport/airport as accessible and safe as possible. We are currently working on the following projects: New Visual Approach Slope Indicators (VASIs), Relocating and installilng a new Rotating Beacon, New LPV Approaches (Localizer Performance with Vertical Guidance) and we are now authorized to issue Terminal Forecast. Click Here for full story
November 10, 2009 OSIDA is proud to welcome First Wave MRO Inc.to the Oklahoma Spaceport! First Wave will be dismantling, refurbishing, cataloging and storing conponents from comercial aircraft for resale. www.firstwave.aero
June 1, 2007 Armadillo Aerospace to fly PIXIL the lunar lander at the Oklahoma Spaceport on June 2, 2007. Pictures to be posted at a later date on the Flight Activities page.
April 30, 2007 Oklahoma Spaceport licensing celebration is set for May 4th at 10:30 a.m. Guest speaker Patti Grace Smith, Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation. The public is invited to attend.
June 29, 2006 Oklahoma Spaceport Gets AST Nod To Operate a Luanch site!
July 5, 2006 The licensing celebration for July 14 has been postponed. A new date has not yet been selected. A new date for the celebration will be posted here.
June 12, 2006 OSIDA recieves their Launch Site Operator License from FAA/AST!
May 10, 2006 Oklahoma-based Rocketplane Kistler picked as a finalist for NASA contract
May 5, 2006
FAA Issues Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for OSIDA’s Launch Site Operator License
Feb 27, 2006 George French buys Kistler Aerospace
Oct 20, 2005 Oklahomas could have out of world experience
June 23, 2005 Space tourism poised for blast off at spaceport
Dec 7, 2005 Congressman Lucas Press Release
Dec 2, 2005 The Record Journal
Nov 10, 2005 Oklahoma Space Industry Blasts Off
June 24, 2005 Hybrid spaceship and spaceport taking shape in Oklahoma
Jan 9, 2004 Space Travel Firm to Locate in Oklahoma
Dec 10, 2001 Oklahoma Steps Up To Space
Aug 19, 1999 Burns Flat, Oklahoma -- Future Spaceport