Blog Archives | November 2014

Reasons you should fly to space

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At Space Adventures we are often asked why private citizens should fly to space.  So I asked our previous spaceflight client, Richard Garriott, who spent 12 days on the International…

Apollo Soyuz – a landmark anniversary

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Exactly 37 years ago today, American and Russian spacecraft docked in space for the first time as part of the Apollo-Soyuz Test Project. The auspicious event symbolized a new era…

Attaining the unobtainable

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The voyage into space once seemed like something out of a science fiction novel. Luckily, it’s now becoming a reality, and is approaching at lightning speeds. With many private space…

Russian Space Program

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One of an amazing set of photos published by The Atlantic, looking at the Russian space program.  This one was taken by US astronaut Don Petit from on board the…

The importance of SpaceX’s flight to the ISS

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Tomorrow (May 19) will mark what is arguably one of the biggest events in space since July 20, 1969, when Neil Armstrong set foot on the moon.  This month will…