Midland International Air & Space Port (MAF)is a small hub commercial service airport located ten miles southwest of the City of Midland, Texas. MAF is served by Southwest, American, and United. The City of Midland employs 30 full-time employees at the airport, and provides dental/medical benefits and a retirement package for all permanent employees. Midland International Air & Space Port received its Commercial Space Launch Site License approval from the FAA on September 17, 2014. MAF is the first U.S. commercial spaceport to be co-located with a major commercial service airport.