FAA Seeks Public Comment on Midland Spaceport Draft Environmental Assessment

faa_logoDraft Environmental Assessment – Public Review and Comment Period

The FAA has initiated a public review and comment period for the Draft EA. Interested parties are invited to submit comments on the Draft EA, preferably in writing, on or before April 21, 2014. An electronic version of the Draft EA is available by clicking the following link:

Midland International Air and Space Port: – Draft Environmental Assessment (PDF)

In addition, a printed copy of the Draft EA is available at the following locations:

  • Midland County Library – 301 West Missouri Avenue, Midland, Texas 79701
  • Ector County Library – 321 W. 5th Street, Odessa, Texas 79761
  • Reagan County Library – 300 Courthouse Square Big Lake, Texas 76932

The FAA will hold an open house public meeting on April 8, 2014, from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at the University of Texas of the Permian Basin, Center for Energy and Economic Diversification (Foyer), located at 1400 North FM 1788, Midland, Texas 79701 (southeast corner of SH 191 and FM 1788). The public will be able to speak to project representatives one-on-one and submit written comments or provide oral comments to a stenographer. Comments or questions on the Draft EA should be sent on or before April 21, 2014 and may be addressed to Mr. Daniel Czelusniak, Office of Commercial Space Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, 800 Independence Avenue, SW, Suite 325, Washington, DC 20591 or submitted by email to FAAMidlandEA@icfi.com.