Space Tourism

Bezos’ Blue Origin gets go-ahead for manned space travel

The US FAA reportedly approved the Blue Origin license for manned space travel ahead of Jeff Bezos planned flight in July 2021....


Branson beats Bezos in the space race as Virgin Galactic is set to fly earlier

Virgin Galactic’s founder Richard Branson said he would be travelling to space on July 11, 2021, beating fellow aspiring astronaut Jeff Bezos by nine days....


Seat on Bezos‘ New Shepard flight sells for $28 million

An anonymous benefactor will pay $28 million for an inaugural flight on Blue Origin’s suborbital spaceship....


Amazon boss Jeff Bezos to take part in first space tourism trip

Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, will take part in the first space tourism trip organized by his company Blue Origin....


The race to orbit: The new SPAC rush for space startups

Space startups and SPACs spark a new gold rush in the global race to occupy the Earth's orbit....


Highest bid for Blue Origin space journey nears $3 million

Blue Origin disclosed that current highest bid for commercial space travel nears $3 million....


Space tourism: when could we plan a trip to cosmos?

Space tourism has become a fast-emerging market with a handful of competitors trying to make journeys to space an accessible reality. ...


SpaceX Starship prototype crashes again on landing

A second prototype of the Starship rocket, produced by SpaceX, crashed on landing during a test flight from the coast of Texas, the United States....


MIGBUS: Airbus’ crazy spacecoaster idea | Best of 2020

Space tourism is great, but wildly expensive. Airbus had an idea to make it cheaper with Migbus: a passenger capsule on the MiG-31 fighter jet....


Virgin Galactic forced to end test flight of VSS Unity space plane

Due to a technical problem, Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity spaceplane had to abort its test flight and land back on Earth....