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Space tourism rocket crash stirs mixed emotions
CNBC - 5 Hours ago
The explosion of Virgin Galactic's passenger rocket is stirring up mixed emotions as scientists and others involved in the space industry wait for more details on what happened over the Mojave Desert
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Space tourism set back by accident
Reuters India - 3 Hours ago
6:22am IST NEW YORK/CAPE CANAVERAL Fla. (Reuters) - The wait for paying passengers to see Earth from the vantage point of space looked a lot longer on Friday, following the fatal crash of Virgin
Space tourism set back by accident, … Yahoo! India
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Space tourism set back by accident, industry still sees lift off
Reuters UK - 3 Hours ago
NEW YORK/CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. Oct 31 (Reuters) - The wait for paying passengers to see Earth from the vantage point of space looked a lot longer on Friday, following the fatal crash of Virgin Galactic's
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Dream of Space Taxis to Tourism Dented by Duel Accidents
Bloomberg - 89 Minutes ago
Private spaceflight, a burgeoning industry built on the dream of taking adventurers and scientists aloft, suffered a setback after two accidents in four days highlighted the perils of rocket power.
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Factbox -The quest for space tourism
Reuters India - 3 Hours ago
4:45am IST (Reuters) - A brief look at Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic, which suffered a setback on Friday to its plans for a new era of space tourism when its experimental spaceship crashed during
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Dream of Space Taxis to Tourism Dented as Accidents Show Dangers
Washington Post - 54 Minutes ago
Nov. 1 (Bloomberg) -- Private spaceflight, a burgeoning industry built on the dream of taking adventurers and scientists aloft, suffered a setback after two accidents in four days highlighted the perils
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Tragedy won't crush space tourism, experts say
USA Today - 69 Minutes ago
The second crash this week of a space craft is a setback for the fledgling field of space tourism, aerospace experts say. But it's unlikely to stop an industry that has attracted a trio of ambitious,
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Space tourism test flight ends in tragedy
CNN - 2 Hours ago
(CNN) -- The first sign there was a problem Friday with Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo came at about 45,000 feet, just two minutes after the spaceplane separated from the jet-powered aircraft that carried
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Tragedy won't crush space tourism, supporters say
USA Today - 2 Hours ago
The second crash this week of a space craft is a setback for the fledgling field of space tourism, aerospace experts say. But it's unlikely to stop an industry that has attracted a trio of ambitious,
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CBS Sci-Tech: Virgin Galactic's space tourism rocket crashes
CBS News - 3 Hours ago
Dan Leone of Space News explains what may have gone wrong in the crash of Virgin Galactic's Spaceship Two in the Calif. desert. One pilot was killed, and a second injured.
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Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashes, 1 dead The space plane, designed for space
CNET.co.uk - 3 Hours ago
The space plane, designed for space tourism, crashed in California's Mojave Desert. One fatality and one major injury have been confirmed by Virgin Galactic. Aerial photograph of the crash site in
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Virgin Galactic Space Tourism Rocket Crashes: 1 Dead, 1 Injured
NBCNews.com - 3 Hours ago
Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo rocket plane exploded and crashed during a test flight on Friday, killing one crew member and seriously injuring another, authorities said. The explosion came after the
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Space tourism: Virgin Galactic has big backers, ambitious dreams, celebrity passengers
INO.com - 4 Hours ago
The explosion of a Virgin Galactic rocket ship during a test flight over California has almost certainly dashed founder Richard Branson's goal of starting passenger flights next spring. Information about
Space tourism: Virgin Galactic has big backers, ambitious dreams, celebrity ... Comox Valley Echo
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Space tourism set back by Virgin test flight crash
Trade Arabia - 2 Hours ago
The wait for paying passengers to see Earth from the vantage point of space looked a lot longer on Friday, following the fatal crash of Virgin Galactic's first spaceship, but aspiring space tourists did
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Space tourism set back by crash, but industry hopeful
Trade Arabia - 2 Hours ago
The wait for paying passengers to see Earth from the vantage point of space looked a lot longer on Friday, following the fatal crash of Virgin Galactic's first spaceship, but aspiring space tourists did
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Travel Technology Leader iZento Launches Travel Agent and Agency Training Series
BioSpace - 5 Hours ago
Travel technology company iZento today announced a new webinar series and express demos collection to help travel planning pros maximize the benefits of the new ClientBase-iZento Connector that utilizes
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Adventure tourism operators under scrutiny
NZCity - 3 Hours ago
Adventure tourism operators who have not registered or completed safety audits now face fines of up to $250,000 under new rules designed to stop unsafe practices. The new regulations requiring operators
Adventure tourism operators under scrutiny (NZ Newswire) Yahoo! News Australia
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Secretary - Andhra Pradesh Tourism to feature on IIPT panel at World Travel Market
Ein News - 110 Minutes ago
Today - 01:20 GMT STOWE, Vermont, USA – Mrs. Chandana Khan IAS - Special Chief Secretary - Andhra Pradesh Tourism, India, will be a featured speaker at this year’s IIPT World Travel Market event, “Cultivating
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Space tourism pushed back by years over Virgin crash
Ein News - 101 Minutes ago
Today - 01:57 GMT A piece of debris is seen near the scene of the crash of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo near Cantil, California October 31, 2014. — Reuters picLONDON, Nov 1 — The deadly crash of
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How to best utilize technological innovations affecting travel and tourism
Ein News - 101 Minutes ago
Oct 31, 2014 - 23:53 GMT BANGKOK, Thailand – “We live in a world of fast-paced changes where the status quo is being challenged constantly. Over the past decades, some leading brands have lost their
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Collette: The Family that Travels Together
Travel Pulse - 49 Minutes ago
PHOTO: Dan Sullivan and family members on the Collette staff. (Courtesy of Collette) YOU MAY ALSO LIKE Collette, the Pawtucket, R.I.-based tour operator, is a real family travel business.
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Tourism spacecraft SpaceShipTwo crashes during test flight
Big News Network - 58 Minutes ago
MOJAVE, California - Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo crashed during testing Friday, killing at least one person after the space tourism spacecraft crashed in the Mojave desert due to an "in-flight ...
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Boost tourism industry by raising quality of experience: PM
Today Online - 62 Minutes ago
SINGAPORE — To keep Singapore a special destination for travellers, the tourism industry here must grow, by raising the quality of the experience and value of each tourist rather than solely increasing
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Adventure tourism regulations 'soft'
Radio New Zealand - 77 Minutes ago
The father of a woman whose river boarding death prompted tougher safety regulations for adventure tourism, says the new registration system is too soft on operators. Illegal tourism operators face
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Expedia’s “Buy” Rating Reiterated at Benchmark Co. (EXPE)
Mideast Time - 81 Minutes ago
Benchmark Co. restated their buy rating on shares of Expedia (NASDAQ:EXPE) in a report released on Friday. Benchmark Co. currently has a $97.00 price objective on the stock, up from their previous price
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