House lawmakers are calling on the FAA to take stronger measures to minimize disruptions to airline operations caused by rocket launches as the agency develops regulations to simplify requirements for commercial space operators. In a Nov. 22 letter to FAA administrator Stephen Dickson, the bipartisan leadership of the House Transportation Committee weighed in as the agency develops the Streamlined Launch and Reentry Licensing Requirements. FAA is reviewing responses to a notice of proposed ...

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