17 February, 2006

RAK to tap space tourism: Gulf News

RAK to tap space tourism (link fixed):

Quote: "Ras Al Khaimah: The only company to have sent tourists into space has announced plans to develop a commercial spaceport in Ras Al Khaimah, from where it will operate suborbital flights."

Comments section is open.

The picture is worth a thousand words. The vehicle has more glass than a glass bottomed boat. Or that just a cutaway to show what the inside of the vehicle looks like?

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

They sure have their priorities straight in RAK, don't they? Why clean up neighborhoods, build decent housing, and all that stuff when you can do space tourism? :-)

Neglected-ism said...

They're trying to ape Dubai's progress but like anon @ 11:59 said, there are more important things than space tourism =))

mercy said...

go RAK, go RAK, go RAK - what an emirate - they love camels, massages and the unliveable dream.

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