How to Keep Commercial Spaceflight Safe: Q&A With FAA’s George Nield ( - The commercial space industry in the United States is in its adolescence, growing by leaps and bounds while the federal government sometimes looks on as a watchful and worried parent. But one government agency — the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), whose job it is to make sure the industry maintains safety standards and doesn’t harm anyone on the ground — has decided in some ways to be a cheerleader for its teenage charge.

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