Tag: Space Tourism

Russian Firm to Commercialize ISS Space Tourism by 2019

Space is the next frontier our species will explore in one way or another. Doing so is much easier said than done, though, as getting into outer space is not something most consumers currently expect to do. Russian space company Energie plans to change all that by offering “comfortable” flights to the International Space Station. These flights will accommodate up to six people, which may open up a rather interesting market moving …
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You Can Soon Fly to the Moon For Only $80 Million a Seat

Space Tourism may finally be within our reach. Elon Musk’s SpaceX plans on shuttling two -we assume extremely wealthy- passengers to go to the Moon in 2018. Like the potential passengers of prior attempts at private spaceflight, these unnamed passengers have already paid a significant deposit. But unlike the failed Virgin Galactic and others, a very tangible date has been set for the flight itself. Musk also wants the SpaceX …
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