Insights into a Unique Development Approach for a Commercial Human Spacecraft

@inproceedings{Zelon2010InsightsIA,
  title={Insights into a Unique Development Approach for a Commercial Human Spacecraft},
  author={Jon Zelon and Ingo Dr. Retat and Chris Linrud},
  year={2010}
}
Excalibur Almaz (EA) Ltd. is leading an effort to create a commercial means for tourist access to space. EA has spent the last 4 years working to define a program that meets commercial investor requirements, addresses potential customer needs and provides a safe and highly reliable means of space transportation for our passengers' adventure into space. The EA program will utilize a combination of Russian and western hardware technology. This paper summarizes the EA program and focuses on the… CONTINUE READING