Detail of outcome
This publication explains the government’s response and decisions following our consultation on criteria and feasible locations for a UK spaceport. The release of the response was announced by the Department for Transport on the 3 March 2015.
Detail of feedback received
We received 39 responses to this consultation.
This consultation ran from 15 July 2014 12:00am to
6 October 2014 11:45pm
Seeking views on the conclusions and recommendations on criteria and potentially feasible locations for a UK spaceport.
Consultation seeking views on the 8 potential locations identified as a commercial sub-orbital spaceflight spaceport and the:
- key operational
criteria used by the Civil Aviation Authority in selection.
Related spaceflight documents
- Commercial spaceplane certification and operations: UK government review, published 15 July 2014
- Government paves way for UK spaceport, press release published 15 July 2014