Tag: astronaut

Swiss Space Tourism: A ticket to ride for US$100
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Swiss Space Tourism: A ticket to ride for US$100

editor editor- June 14, 2019

Boris Otter, future space tourist, is creating a federation of astronaut enthusiasts: an extraordinary opportunity where 5 winning individuals will ... Read More

Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station
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Cash-strapped NASA to allow private tourism to International Space Station

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 8, 2019

US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has been forced to take on some extra work to pay the bills: ... Read More

Brand USA unveils new marketing initiatives at IPW 2019
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Brand USA unveils new marketing initiatives at IPW 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 6, 2019

Brand USA kicked off IPW 2019 by outlining innovative marketing plans all aimed at promoting the United States as a ... Read More

Lunar landing 50ᵗʰ anniversary: Celebrate in Ohio
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Lunar landing 50ᵗʰ anniversary: Celebrate in Ohio

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 4, 2019

To commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Ohioan Neil Armstrong's first steps on the moon, Ohio is celebrating its groundbreaking history ... Read More

The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future
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The year of the airports: Travel to the hubs of the future

Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy Mario Masciullo - eTN Italy- May 14, 2019

The year 2019 will be remembered as the year of the inaugurations of large and small strategic airports to satisfy ... Read More

WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville
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WTTC 19th Global Summit final program: Changemakers including President Obama meet in Seville

mm Elisabeth Lang - special to eTN- March 31, 2019

The World Travel & Tourism Council’s (WTTC) will be heading to Seville, Spain this week to attend the  19th Global ... Read More

First test tourist in space
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First test tourist in space

editor editor- February 23, 2019

Richard Branson is celebrating today after a Virgin Galactic rocket plane reached the edge of space with a test passenger ... Read More

US Transportation Secretary to award FAA Astronaut Wings to Virgin Galactic pilots
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US Transportation Secretary to award FAA Astronaut Wings to Virgin Galactic pilots

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2019

On Thursday, February 7, U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao will pin FAA Astronaut Wings on Virgin Galactic’s Space ShipTwo ... Read More

Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel
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Officially open: Ilan and Asaf Ramon Airport in Israel

editor editor- January 24, 2019

Ilan and Asaf Ramon International Airport in Israel opened on January 21, 2019. Read More

Sherry Lassiter joins Airbus Foundation’s College of External Experts
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Sherry Lassiter joins Airbus Foundation’s College of External Experts

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 13, 2018

The Airbus Foundation’s Board of Directors has welcomed Sherry Lassiter, Director at the Fab Foundation, to its College of External ... Read More

Special press conference an hour after Story Musgrave’s arrival
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Special press conference an hour after Story Musgrave’s arrival

editor editor- March 12, 2011

The top NASA astronaut, Dr. Story Musgrave, will give his first live press conference on the topic of "Space Tourism ... Read More

NASA astronaut gives video press conference in Bulgaria
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NASA astronaut gives video press conference in Bulgaria

editor editor- February 26, 2011

US NASA Astronaut Dr. Story Musgrave ( www.StoryMusgrave.com and http://www.lannistoria.com/afs-show.htm ) is an icon in the space industry and an ... Read More

Top US astronaut welcomes space tourism
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Top US astronaut welcomes space tourism

editor editor- July 30, 2008

TOKYO — The commander of the latest US shuttle mission Tuesday welcomed the advent of space tourism, predicting that such ... Read More