A media statement about the need for the facility, the site selection process, economic benefits to regional Australia and ways to protect cultural heritage.
NASA astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley will discuss their recently completed SpaceX Demo-2 test flight mission to the International Space Station during a news conference at 4:30 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Aug. 4.
The facility will provide a new industry for Kimba, the host community. These include job opportunities during the construction phase and ongoing.
Two NASA astronauts splashed down safely in the Gulf of Mexico Sunday for the first time in a commercially built and operated American crew spacecraft, returning from the International Space Station to complete a test flight that marks a new era in human spaceflight.