Private Space Flight

Virgin Galactic's First Fully Crewed Spaceflight #Unity22
Blue Origin's New Shepard Mission NS-19
SpaceX Inspiration 4


There were private (rich) people before who got to go into space... what's different this time is that the launches, the vehicles, the passengers everything is private companies.
  • Space is no longer for national space agencies only - you don't have to become a NASA astronaut
  • You don't even have to be a millionaire, because the price dropped to a "few" hundred thousands
You can launch your own cubesat ( a small, 10cm X 10cm X 10cm satellite) into space for ... ?