Policy paper

Commercial spaceplane operations: memorandum of cooperation

Non-binding signed statement of intention concerning the development of commercial and suborbital space transport.


Memorandum of cooperation in the development of commercial space transportation

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This memorandum of co-operation is about the development of commercial and suborbital space transport and:

  • public safety
  • policy

The US Federal Aviation Administration, the Department for Transport, the UK Space Agency and Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) have all signed this non-binding statement of intention.

Published 22 August 2014