Space Tourism

Virgin Galactic delays commercial space travel launch until Q4 2022

Virgin Galactic to delay its commercial space tourism launch until Q4 2022....


To boldly go: William Shatner sets space record aboard Blue Origin launch

Star Trek actor William Shatner has become the oldest person in space aboard Blue Origin’s second crewed mission  ...


High-altitude balloon company to break into space tourism market

High-altitude balloon manufacturer World View announces edge-of-space flights, and an ambition to outcompete other space tourism companies...


SpaceX launches Inspiration4, first private orbital mission

Elon Musk’s SpaceX successfully starts the world's first all-civilian orbital mission with the launch of Inspiration4....


SpaceX all-civilian mission Inspiration4 ready to launch

SpaceX says it is ready to launch Inspiration4, the flight that will carry an all-civilian crew to orbit for the first time in history....


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....