Space Adventures and Russia complete deal to expand commercial travel to ISSJanuary 13, 2011 at 3:52 pm | Posted in Space Law Current Events | Leave a comment
by Sara M. Langston with the blog faculty
Source: Space Travel
A U.S. company, Space Adventures, says it struck a deal to offer tourists a chance to go to the International Space Station.
The arrangement between Space Adventures, the Russian Federal Space Agency and Rocket Space Corporation Energia designates three seats on the Soyuz spacecraft for commercial passengers, the Vienna, Va., company said Wednesday in a release. Space Adventures didn’t disclose its financial arrangement or how much it will charge its customers.