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Houston Airport Officials Say Interest Is Growing In Houston Spaceport

City is currently working to lure aerospace companies to its new facility at Ellington Airport

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Officials presented their annual State of the Airports address yesterday in Houston. One of the big plans on the horizon is converting Ellington Field into a spaceport. News 88.7 Transportation Reporter Gail Delaughter spoke with Arturo Machuca for an update on commercial space travel in Houston.

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Gail Delaughter

Gail Delaughter

Transportation Reporter

From early-morning interviews with commuters to walks through muddy construction sites, Gail covers all aspects of getting around Houston. That includes walking, driving, cycling, taking the bus, and occasionally flying. Before she became transportation reporter in 2011, Gail hosted weekend programs for Houston Public Media. She's also covered courts in...

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