NASA Names Axiom Space to Build Its Space Hotel

This could be merely the first step in a bigger story of the birth of a space tourism industry.

In June 2019, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration made a startling announcement: Beginning in 2020, NASA will permit “private astronauts” to visit the International Space Station, hosting said astronauts for up to 30 days at a time. Granted, these folks will not be tourists, per se, but rather official representatives of corporate and institutional customers conducting “approved commercial and marketing activities.” – Search Your Way – Category Engine (Targeted Selection: News/Financial/Shop/Style), Saved Searches, Fast Updates, Take Notes, Export with Citation, In the App Store