Dennis Tito paid $20 million to go to the International Space Station on a Russian spacecraft in 2001. Read more.
He did so with the help of space tourism company Space Adventures, Inc. He was not only a space tourist, which is what all the Bezos and Branson fuss is about, but he [...]
Maezawa has bought two seats on a Russian Soyuz capsule. He'll blast off in December on the 12-day mission with his production assistant and a professional cosmonaut. Read more.
Today Yusaku Maezawa made headlines when it was announced that he would be the first space tourist to visit the International Space Station (ISS) since 2009. Read more.
“By opening up his checkbook, he kicked off an industry 20 yrs ago,” Space Adventures co-founder Eric Anderson tweeted last week. “Space is opening up more than it ever has, and for all." [...]
20 years ago, Dennis Tito paid $20M to visit the International Space Station. Today people are following in his cosmic footsteps. The CEO of Space Adventures says space tourism is an 'important industry' [...]