The mission of the Commercial Spaceflight Federation includes “pursuing ever higher levels of safety and sharing best practices and expertise throughout the industry.” Regulatory authority for the commercial space industry is principally held by the Federal Aviation Administration’s Office of Commercial Space Transportation (known as FAA/AST).
Examples of previous Commercial Spaceflight Federation engagement on regulatory issues include the following critical topics:
* Industry Comments on State-Level Commercial Space Legislation
* Commercial Spaceflight Federation Testimony Before Congress on Spaceflight Safety and Regulation
* Industry Response to NASA’s Request for Information (RFI) on the Commercial Crew Program and Commercial Human-Rating Plan (CHRP)