Monthly Archives: March 2017

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Russia’s Wealthy and Suborbital Personal Spaceflight

By |March 25th, 2017|

Today’s Russian high net worth (HNW) and ultra-high net worth (UHNW) individuals are the result of the collapse of the former Soviet Union and its communistic control of the free market. Perestroika under Michael Gorbachev was the first wave of change.

As state control of large industries was handed over to individuals and newly formed corporations, […]

China’s Wealthy and Suborbital Personal Spaceflight

By |March 18th, 2017|

Five percent of the world’s wealthy live and work in China. The country ranks fourth in the number of high net worth (HNW) and ultra-high net worth (UHNW) men and women, after the United States, Japan and Germany. Collectively, these four countries have over 60 percent of the world’s wealth holders.

Although China has long been […]

United Kingdom’s Wealthy and Suborbital Personal Spaceflight

By |March 11th, 2017|

Seven percent of the world’s wealthy reside in the United Kingdom. Only time will tell how many will experience American suborbital spaceflight.

The United Kingdom is comprised of England, Scotland to the north, Wales which is adjacent to England to the west, and North Ireland off the western coast. Total population is over 65 million. The […]

Europe’s Wealthy and the Suborbital Spaceflight Experience

By |March 5th, 2017|

My previous blog post was titled, The World’s Wealthy Will Travel to North America for Suborbital Spaceflight. I wrote about the only two companies developing spacecraft for commercial suborbital spaceflight. They are Virgin Galactic in New Mexico and Blue Origin in Texas. With ticket prices for these flights in the vicinity of a quarter of […]