The Houston Spaceport project at Ellington Airport has funding lined up for its first phase.

Houston City Council approved more than $18.8 million for the project at an Oct. 17 meeting, according to a press release from the Houston Airport System. The money will come from the city’s Airports Improvement Fund, according to a meeting agenda item. Click through the slideshow above to see concept renderings for Phase 1 of the spaceport that the Houston Airport System released in 2015.

Per the agenda…

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Houston City Council approves .8M for spaceport’s Phase 1 infrastructure