Founded by space travel experts jane poynter and taber maccallum, florida-based space tourism company Space Perspective wants to be world’s first company offering passenger rides to the stratosphere, on a balloon. the price? USD $125,000 per person. For comparison, Virgin Galactic currently charges $450,000 per seat on its suborbital flights. Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin, which also offers suborbital rides, has not released general pricing details yet. Space Perspective just released artist’s illustrations of the interior of Spaceship Neptune, which will include 360-degree panoramic windows and even a restroom with a view.
Name: Space Perspective
Founded by: Jane Poynter and Taber Maccallum
Trip Cost: USD $125,000
First Trip Expected: 2024
Photo credit: Space Perspective