Front Range Airport
A small helicopter-style gyroplane with only the pilot aboard has crashed while taking off at Front Range Airport east of Denver.
The air traffic control tower at Front Range Airport outside Denver has been spared.
The pilot of a small plane has died after a crash near Front Range Airport in Adams County.
A small airport outside Denver has been awarded a $200,000 matching grant to analyze the feasibility of designating the facility as a spaceport.
On Thursday Gov. John Hickenlooper will sign a bill he hopes will give a boost to Colorado’s spaceflight industry.
Space travel is no longer for astronauts and Colorado may soon have its very own spaceport.
A bill that would help make Colorado a leader in space travel is moving through the legislature.
Republicans and Democrats representing Colorado in Congress are endorsing the state’s request to be designated as a site for a spaceport.
A small Denver-area airport and business groups in Denver and Colorado Springs are forming a partnership to pursue one of six new federal training sites for remotely piloted aircraft or drones.
Gov. John Hickenlooper wants a federal space port designation for Colorado. That could eventually lead to tourist flights into space.