Project Description

Project Details

Description Aerospace
Spaceport Planning
Location Huntsville, AL


John C. Kercsmar, PE

Leslie J. Lake
Business Development

Alabama Spaceport Feasibility Study

The State of Alabama is investigating the possibility of the Huntsville International Airport becoming a landing site for space transportation vehicles. RS&H assessed the technical feasibility of the airport as a reentry site. RS&H provided consultation for the FAA licensing process, runway assessment, explosive site plan, and a review of environmental impacts associated with the proposed landing route.