since ISDC '98, Civilian Astronaut Corp & Mayflower Expeditions have had to acknowledge that the needed funds were not materializing. The corporation has been disolved. To the credit of CEO Harry Dace, he refunded all "flight memberships" collected to date, in full, setting a very good precedent for the Space Tourist Industry.
It is our firm expectation in the Lunar Reclamation Society, that eventually, Tourist flights to Space will become a reality.
Drawing won by Gary (Gerhard) Gross,
Civil Air Patrol Leader from
See Update Above
Civilian Astronaut Corps of Houston, Texas, which is gearing up to take paying tourists to the fringe of space on suborbital launches, has made one free Flight Membership ($3,500 value) available to ISDC '98 for a drawing on Sunday night, the last evening of the conference. CAC's Mayflower Expeditions will be using a rockets and ground support equipment manufactured and administered by Advent Launch Services. The launches are scheduled to begin July 4, 1999.