Company takes test flight to the least-crowded tourism hot spot: space
Looking for a new summer travel destination? How about 120,000 feet off the ground? So relaxing!
You might be able to book it in a few years. According to the Associated Press, an Arizona company has succeeded in its test flight of a balloon-and-capsule system, sending the parafoil more than 20 miles into the air. The June 18 trip from the Roswell International Air Center was one small step for World View Enterprises, which wants to give tourists a chance to check out the Earth’s curve (for the low, low price of $75,000).Read More at Washington Post