FAA to Hold Meeting on Space Transportation Center of Excellence on Feb. 25

A public meeting will be held on February 25, 2010 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott Hotel, 1700 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia to discuss the FAA COE for Commercial Space Transportation. This meeting is being held as a follow-on meeting for all interested parties unable to attend the public meeting held on February 9th due to weather conditions.


Kristen Piotrowski
FAA William J. Hughes Technical Center
Atlantic City International Airport, NJ 08405
Telephone: (609) 485-5163

Slide presentations (PDF) from the Feb. 9 meeting.

Embry-Riddle to Collaborate with FAA on Space Transportation Research


November 2, 2009

The Space Shuttle’s fast-approaching retirement is opening up new opportunities for commercial space transportation, and Embry-Riddle is making strides to support the industry’s growth under a new collaboration with the FAA’s Office of Commercial Space Transportation. A new agreement with the agency identifies five space transportation topics that can be supported by Embry-Riddle faculty and student researchers: