Want to go to space?
Want to go to space but not have to pay hundards of thousands, even millions of dollars?
Then this is for you:
The planned launch sometime in March of a rocket carrying the ashes of actor James Doohan, who played chief engineer Montgomery Scott on “Star Trek,” and Mercury program astronaut Gordon Cooper will give a fitting send-off to two men who helped popularise human space exploration.
“It broadens the market, which is important to us because our whole business plan is about getting more people access to space,” said Harvin Moore of Space Services Inc. of Houston, which is sponsoring the ashes flight.
“Space needs to be affordable for all in some way.
It’s an interesting concept, I’ll give the company that. Actually, they’ve got me interested…..