Space Adventures and that 2011 flight is…

more likely to happen than not based on an answer to a question I posed to Russia’s Federal Space Agency (aka Roscosmos)On 11 June 2008 Space Adventures announced an ‘agreement’ to have an entirely private flight to the International Space Station in...

2009: Constellation’s cancellation or a credit crunched tourism industry?

credit Flight / caption: Will he stay or will he go?While the blogosphere has been twirling to the rumour mill of Obama inspired military NASA reports (alternate universe stuff as far as Hyperbola is concened) and alleged campaigns in favour of the US space agency...

Official: Spaceport America is now a spaceport

credit: Spaceport AmericaSo Spaceport America got there eventually. It was the US Federal Aviation Administration environmental impact assessment that held it upA while ago the then spaceport authority chairman and New mexico government cabinet secretary for economic...