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The Federal Aviation Administration: Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation Collection is an archive of publications and reports from the Office of the Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation (AST), the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), the Commercial Space Transportation (OCST), and the Department of Transportation (DOT).

 
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Title 14--Aeronautics and Space Chapter III : Commercial Space Tra...

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: These regulations set forth the procedures and requirements applicable to the authorization and supervision under 49 U.S.C. Subtitle IX, chapter 701, of commercial space transportation activities conducted in the United States or by a U.S. citizen. The regulations in this chapter do not apply to amateur rocket activities or to space activities carried out by the United States Government on behalf of the United States Government.

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Nprm, Licensing and Safety Requirements for Launch [14 Cfr Parts 4...

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: The Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Department of Transportation (DOT), published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) to amend the FAA?s commercial space transportation regulations. Licensing and Safety Requirements for Launch, 65 Fed. Reg. 63921 (proposed Oct. 25, 2000). The FAA sought to develop requirements that reflect the best of current practice and lessons learned at the federal ...

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Probability of Impact

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: Two methods used for computing Pi are illustrated in Figures 1 and 2. The first method uses the basic equation for a bivariate distribution and the second illustrates a method used when the exposure is time dependent. This computation can take many forms other than the examples shown, however, the general equations are applicable.

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Report of the Comstac Technology & Innovation Working Group

By: Paul N. Fuller

Excerpt: The Federal Aviation Administration?s (FAA) Office of the Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation (AST) of the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) endeavors to foster a healthy commercial space launch capability in the United States. An important element of these efforts is to establish the commercial space industry?s view of future space launch requirements. Since 1993, the DOT has requested that its industry advisory group, the Commerci...

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Commercial Space Transportation Advisory Committee Faa Headquarter...

By: John W. Vinter

Excerpt: Update on the JPDO/Implications for the Commercial Space Launch Industry Presentation/Discussion

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Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation

By: Patricia Grace Smith

Excerpt: Faa Associate Administrator Patricia Grace Smith -- The Honorable Sherwood H. Boehlert, Member Of Congress -- Faa Administrator Jane F. Garvey -- Dr. Melchor Antunano, Director, Civil Aeromedicine Institute -- Steven Brown, Associate Administrator For Air Traffic Services, Faa -- Dr. John Clark, Flight Surgeon, Johnson Space Flight Center, Nasa -- Kelvin Coleman, Senior Engineer, Ast/Faa -- Prof. Patrick Collins, Space Tourism Advocate, Azabu University -- Lt. C...

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Commercial Space Transportation Concept of Operations in the Natio...

By: Patricia Grace Smith

Excerpt: This document provides a conceptual overview of commercial space transportation operations in the National Airspace System (NAS) in 2005 and beyond. This document is intended to support evolution of a fully integrated, modernized NAS inclusive of commercial space transportation. Further, this overview concept will be coordinated in a collaborative manner with industry stakeholders to ensure the viability of the concepts represented.

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Concept of Operations for Commercial Space Transportation in the N...

By: Patricia Grace Smith

Excerpt: This is a concept document. It provides a conceptual overview of commercial space transportation (CST) operations in the National Airspace System (NAS) in 2005 and beyond. This document is intended to support evolution of a fully integrated, modernized NAS inclusive of commercial space transportation. Version 1.1 represents feedback received from industry and government stakeholders alike subsequent to the publishing of version 1.0 in February 1999. Additionally...

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Controller Acceptance of New Air Traffic Control (Atc) Automation

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: With rapid growth in air traffic, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has been under considerable pressure to increase the capacity of the National Airspace System. One of the FAA?s solutions is to provide air traffic controllers with automation tools designed to increase their efficiency. Using experience with the Free Flight Program as a case study, this paper explores some of the challenges and successes with implementing new air traffic control automat...

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Convention on International Liability for Damage Caused by Space O...

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: The States Parties to this Convention: Recognizing the common interest of all mankind in furthering the exploration and use of outer space for peaceful purposes, Recalling the Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies, Taking into consideration that, notwithstanding the precautionary measures to be taken by States and international intergovernmental organizatio...

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Convention on Registration of Objects Launched into Outer Space

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: The States Parties to this Convention: Recognizing the common interest of all mankind in furthering the exploration and use of outer space for peaceful purposes, Recalling that the Treaty on Principles Governing the Activities of States in the Exploration and Use of Outer Space, including the Moon and Other Celestial Bodies of 27 January 1967 affirms that States shall bear international responsibility for their national activities in outer space and refers to th...

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Public Law 105303Oct. 28, 1998

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: To encourage the development of a commercial space industry in the United States, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS -- (a) SHORT TITLE.?This Act may be cited as the ??Commercial Space Act of 1998??. -- (b) TABLE OF CONTENTS. -- Sec. 1. Short title; table of contents. -- Sec. 2. Definitions. -- TITLE I?PROMOTION OF COMMER...

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Commercial Space Act of 1998

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: One Hundred Fifth Congress of the United States of America At the Second Session H.R.1702. Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the twenty-seventh day of January, one thousand nine hundred and ninety-eight

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Concept of Operations for Commercial Space Transportation in the N...

By: Patricia Grace Smith

Excerpt: This is a concept document. It provides a conceptual overview of commercial space transportation (CST) operations in the National Airspace System (NAS) in 2005 and beyond. This document is intended to support evolution of a fully integrated, modernized NAS inclusive of commercial space transportation. Further, this overview concept is a living document and will be coordinated in a collaborative manner with industry and government stakeholders to ensure the viabi...

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Public Law 106405 106Th Congress

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: To promote the development of the commercial space transportation industry, to authorize appropriations for the Office of the Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation, to authorize appropriations for the Office of Space Commercialization, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE. -- This Act may be cited as the ??Commercial Spa...

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Expected Casualty Calculations for Commercial Space Launch and Ree...

By: Patricia Grace Smith

Purpose: This advisory circular provides an acceptable methodology for estimating the value, or upper limit of the value, of Expected Casualty EC for commercial space launch and reentry missions. BACKGROUND: The FAA Office of the Associate Administrator for Commercial Space Transportation (AST) is responsible for licensing commercial space launch and reentry (return from Earth orbit or outer space) operations. A principal objective of the licensing process is to limit ri...

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Draft Reusable Launch Vehicle System Safety Process

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: This Advisory Circular is provided for guidance and information on applying a systematic and logical safety process methodology for the identification and control of public safety hazards associated with the operation of Reusable Launch Vehicle Systems. The methods and procedures described herein provide an acceptable approach to system safety methodology. Other approaches that fulfill regulatory objectives may be acceptable to the Federal Aviation Administration.

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The Use of Flight Track and Convective Weather Densities for Natio...

By: Joseph Post

Excerpt: Ongoing and proposed studies of the National Airspace System (NAS) are attempting to quantify its performance in order to gauge the impact of new equipment and procedures, and potentially to establish organizational performance goals for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The dynamic nature of the NAS environment, which reflects the continual change in weather and traffic composition, makes comparing different periods of time problematic. New methods to ...

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Performance Metrics Results to Date December 2001 Report

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: This is the fourth semi-annual report on Free Flight Phase 1 (FFP1) performance metrics. The Free Flight Program Office established a metrics team and an initial set of performance metrics early in the FFP1 program, in collaboration with aviation stakeholders (represented by the RTCA Free Flight Steering Committee). The metrics team now includes research analysts, database specialists, and air traffic controllers from the following organizations: the FAA, MITRE ...

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Free Flight Program Performance Metrics Results to Date December 2...

By: Federal Aviation Administration

Excerpt: The Free Flight Program (FFP) metrics team was established at the beginning of Free Flight Phase 1 with the goal of evaluating the user benefits of Free Flight deployments. The approach used to measuring operational impacts was developed in collaboration with the RTCA Free Flight Steering Committee. This 6th semi-annual Performance Metrics Report continues to focus on performance enhancements associated with the deployments of the User Request Evaluation Tool (U...

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