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 to
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