Virtuoso Life - July/August 2010 - 99
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The fuTuRe is now. not the“Let’s-all-zoom-around-in-jet-packs” future. The one that says “You want to go to space? here’s how.” it’s official: in the next few years, the world’s citizen astronauts will get their wings, care of Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic – and no matter who you are, in the Americas, you can only get a ticket through Virtuoso’s accredited space agents. Virtuoso Life spoke to seven eager space tourists about their upcoming voyages into suborbit. INTERVIEWED BY DAVID HOCHMAN
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