It appears that Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and Georgia are all competing to be the location of SpaceX’s proposed private commercial spaceport.


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The competition heats up: It appears that Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and Georgia are all competing to be the location of SpaceX’s proposed private commercial spaceport.

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  • Florida has the infrastructure and skill base, but Puerto Rico has a slight advantage in rotational velocity. I’m sure that SpaceX is considering the small, but real, possibility that the Puerto Ricans might nationalize private assets at some point.

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