Mos Eisley, New Mexico

Just saw that ground has been broken in New Mexico for the first Spaceport America facility.

“British tycoon Richard Branson’s space tours firm, Virgin Galactic,
will use the facility to propel tourists into suborbital space at a
cost of $200,000 a ride.”   Reuters 19,June 2009

How cool is this? The full Reuters article.

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