The former Roosevelt Roads Naval Air Station. - US Navy
UPDATE MAR. 11:
The secretary of the Economic Development and Trade Department of Puerto Rico, Alberto Baco Bague, denied to Efe on Friday that any deal had been closed with the British multimillionaire’s company, while representatives of Virgin Galactic also refused to confirm the rumors.
Then Virgin Galactic posted this on Twitter on March 10th:
FYI: There is no truth to reports about us buying land or renting hangars in Puerto Rico (though we’re sure it’s lovely there)”
Will it be for Space Tourism or Satellite Launching or Both?
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Puerto Rican publication has revealed that Virgin Galactic has purchased an operations base at the former Roosevelt Roads naval air station in Celba, Puerto Rico.
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