Laliberte to Receive Dennis Tito Award



“Who would not be thrilled at the news that the founder of Cirque du Soleil would be honored by an award you were involved in creating?” commented Eileen Borgeson. Artist Eileen Borgeson and holographer Jeff Allen collaborated to design the Dennis Tito Award for the heroic space tourists who train as astronauts and then return from a visit to the International Space Station (ISS).


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Formula One Champion Signs Up for Virgin Galactic Space Flight

WhiteKnightTwo and SpaceShipTwo (credit: Virgin Galactic)
WhiteKnightTwo and SpaceShipTwo (credit: Virgin Galactic)

Arabian Business News reports that Virgin Galactic has signed up another high-profile client for one of its suborbital joy rides:

Seven times Formula 1 champion Michael Schumacher is the latest high-profile celebrity to have pre-booked a space flight with Virgin Galactic, Arabian Business can reveal.

The emergence of Schumacher as the latest big name sign-up to UK entrepreneur Richard Branson’s commercial spaceline company comes just a week after the 40-year-old F1 racer announced a stunning comeback to the sport, following Felipe Massa’s crash in the Hungarian Grand Prix qualifying.

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