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Virgin to upstage aliens

  1. Dec 13, 2005 #1

    Ivan Seeking

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    http://news.independent.co.uk/business/news/article332266.ece [Broken]

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    Meh.. They will make profit on this, just not that great..
  4. Dec 13, 2005 #3
    "the two-and-a-half-hour, $200,000 flight."
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    Russians do it for 20 grand :biggrin:

    and a few days I think
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    I saw 'virgin' and thought something else....
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    I always thought that Victoria Principle was a bit spacey.
  8. Dec 13, 2005 #7
    Multiply that by 1000 and you're there. They charge 20 million.
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    Ohh yeah now that you mention it.. :uhh:

    Hmm it, uh, musta been.. confused.. with.. roubles.. at one point..

    hey dont look at me I'm just as confused! :devil:
  10. Dec 13, 2005 #9
    ha! I wish I could get into space for 20,000 roubles:rofl:

    Then again the Russian trip does include a brief stay at the ISS which lasts for days instead of a couple of minutes...
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