Fancy a ride to the International Space Station? Boeing will offer space tourism flights in low Earth orbit aboard its Crew Space Transportation-100 (CST-100) spacecraft, expected to be operational by 2015, the company said Wednesday.
Boeing says it has agreed to market the flights through Space Adventures, which has already flown seven private individuals to the International Space Station aboard Russian Soyuz spacecraft.
Extra seats on the CST-100 will be available to private individuals, companies and nongovernmental organizations.
The CST-100 can carry seven people on missions up to 100 kilometers (62 miles) above the Earth's surface. It will deploy … Read more