SpaceX announces partnership to send four tourists into deep orbit

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2020/02/21 | 540 words | LE JOURNAL DE L'AVIATION | DEFENCE

SpaceX announced a new partnership Tuesday to send four tourists deeper into orbit than any private citizen before them, in a mission that could take place by 2022 and easily cost more than $100 million.The company signed the deal with Space Adventures, which is based in Washington and served as an intermediary to send eight space tourists to the International Space Station (ISS) via Russian Soyuz rockets.The first of these was Dennis Tito, who paid $20 million for an eight hour stay on the ...(…)

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