These proceedings continue the series of quarterly technical reports as the Annual Report which summarizes the progress of the Center for Space Transportation and Applied Research (CSTAR). These proceedings include all active research and technology projects as well as a status report on COMET, the Commercial Experiment Transporter ELV project. The technical reports focus on progress made during the previous year. They are designed to inform CSTAR investigators and industrial partners about general progress in all areas. Additional technical papers are presented at national conferences during the year.