Garriott in Space; But Wait - There's More

Texas Man Linked to Past and Future of Space Exploration by Sputnik and Soyuz, NY Times

"And, [Richard Garriott] added, he is hoping to accomplish something on the flight that no other space tourist has done: take a spacewalk, an option Space Adventures announced last year for an extra $15 million. "But that is NOT yet set in stone," he wrote. He has had two suited-up training sessions in a Russian underwater facility, he said, and "It's MUCH harder than it looks." Air pressure stiffens the suit, and every movement is a struggle."

  • submit to reddit


Terran Orbital - Extraordinary Capabilities to Support Any Mission
John Glenn Memorial Symposium - July 18-20, 2022
The Jigsaw Assassin by Catherine Asaro
Kepler Communications

Join our mailing list

Commercialization: Monthly Archives

Monthly Archives

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Keith Cowing published on October 4, 2007 6:19 AM.

Sputnik at 50 was the previous entry in this blog.

LaRC Forced to Decrease Outreach Capability is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.