Are you a space enthusiast who just so happens to have $155-million to burn? Well, Excalibur Almaz will glady burn it for you on a trip to the moon and back. Unfortunately, you’ll have to “take six month off from work, and crazy enough to jump in a 25 year old Soviet rocket for the trip.” Continue reading for the news report and more information.
To get their operation off the ground so fast, the company is relying on old Soviet era Soyuz rockets and space capsules. Two small space stations, or modules, will be set up in orbit around the moon, and the three person spacecraft will dock with them during the trip. No visits to the moon’s surface are included, but you will be out there for a whopping six months.