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How Do You Design a Runway for Aircraft That Doesn't Yet Exist?
Photo courtesy of KRQE TV

For our work at Spaceport America, Molzen Corbin’s airport engineers translated an abstract vision of space travel into real-world design, developing a runway to a pavement strength for an aircraft mix that does not yet exist. 

With no prior model data from which to glean insight, our team drew on its considerable past experience as well as extensive interviews with potential users to develop numerous innovative design and creative solutions for Spaceport America’s colossal 10,000-foot by 200-foot concrete runway.