Have $1 Million? Reserve a Vacation in Space

Have $1 Million? Reserve a Vacation in Space
http://orbitaltechnologies.ru

For those who really want to get away, Orbital Technologies has great news.

The Private Russian company and lead contractor for the Federal Space Agency of the Russian Federation have teamed up to create a commercial space station for research and tourism purposes slated to be built, shot into space, and opened in "the near future."

It'll just cost you about $1 million to stay.

See also: - Seven Rumors About Star Wars and the New Trilogy: What's True and What's Bantha Fodder - From Above: Photographs by Adriel Heisey at Phoenix Sky Harbor

Have $1 Million? Reserve a Vacation in Space
http://orbitaltechnologies.ru

Upcoming Events

According to Orbital Technologies, the space station/hotel will orbit about 217 miles above the Earth's surface. The space is equipped for short and long guest stays ranging from three days to six months and also will serve as an emergency hub for astronauts working in the International Space Station.

Included in the stay are "extra-vehicular activities" and "customized human spaceflight missions."

Have $1 Million? Reserve a Vacation in Space
http://orbitaltechnologies.ru

Orbital Technologies estimates that it will cost the average tourist $800,000 to get to the hotel and around $160,000 for accommodations.

Start saving your pocket change, space fiends.

Follow Jackalope Ranch on Facebook and Twitter and Pinterest.


Sponsor Content

Newsletters

All-access pass to the top stories, events and offers around town.

  • Top Stories
    Send:

Newsletters

All-access pass to top stories, events and offers around town.

Sign Up >

No Thanks!

Remind Me Later >