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A human space transportation system at commercially successful price points.

The Golden Spike Company plans to offer moon flights for around $750 million.
posted by xowie on Dec 7, 2012 - 49 comments

In weightlessness a chair is not simply a chair

Architects Arturo Vittori and Andreas Vogler of Architecture and Vision will design the interior of Project Enterprise by Talis Enterprise – a privately-funded Space Tourism program in Europe that plans to bring the first individuals into space from Airport Magdeburg Cochstedt by 2013. [more inside]
posted by Marisa Stole the Precious Thing on Dec 16, 2008 - 2 comments

NASA Tentatively OKs Second Space Tourist

NASA Tentatively OKs Second Space Tourist "NASA and its partners in the International Space Station have agreed in principle to let a 28-year-old South African become the second paying tourist on the orbiting outpost, the U.S. space agency said on Tuesday." Mark Shuttleworth you lucky bastard!
posted by dgeiser13 on Dec 11, 2001 - 8 comments

"Survivor" meets "Star Trek".

"Survivor" meets "Star Trek". The next tourist in space may be a game-show winner. (Gad.)
posted by Steven Den Beste on Jul 3, 2001 - 5 comments

Millionaire space tourist rebuffed by NASA. Russian cosmonauts walk away in protest. I find the NASA decision disappointing. I wonder how the rest of the World will react? NASA's approval ratings could be better.
posted by quirked on Mar 20, 2001 - 5 comments

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