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The world’s largest industry Share of world: GDP Employment Exports Capital Investment % of Total
(2007)

11.0 8.0 7.9 9.4

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Reasons for Travel
More leisure time More disposable income Credit cards Internal (“push”) factors
– Health – Business – Curiosity – Prestige – Pleasure
• Sports • Visits to family & friends • Religion
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Reasons for Travel
External (“pull”) factors
– Culture – History – Geography – Wildlife

• Climate • Architecture • Shopping

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Tourism 2020 Vision
– World’s top destinations:
          China United States France Spain Hong Kong Italy United Kingdom Mexico Russian Federation Space
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Space Tourism?
• Buying tickets to travel to space and back. • Setting up commercial space tourism services is a realistic target for business today. • The first steps will just be short suborbital flights, like Alan Shepard .
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Phases of Space Tourism
• Pioneering phase - Customers will be relatively few from hundreds per year to thousands per year; prices will be high . • Mature phase - This will see demand growing from thousands of passengers per year to hundreds of thousands per year. Tickets to orbit will cost less and flights will depart from many different airports. • Mass phase - Ticket prices will fall to the equivalent of a few $ thousand, and customers will from hundreds of thousands to millions of passengers per year.
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Space Tourism Market Study
• Suborbital space travel is a promising market — survey report for suborbital space travel projects that by 2021, over 15,000 passengers could be flying annually, representing revenues in excess of US$700 million.

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W g e stop y fo s b rb l illin n s a r u o ita tra e vl
6 0 percentage 5 0 4 0 3 0 2 0 1 0 0 $5 20 $0 20 $5 10 $0 10 $0 5 $5 2 U $T o s n s S hua d

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Reasons for space travel
Pioneer See Earth from space Lifelong dream Space enthusiasm Other Not interested
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24% 15% 9% 7% 25% 20%

Space Hotels
• Hotels in orbit will offer the services you expect from a hotel - private rooms, meals, bars. But they'll also offer two unique experiences: stupendous views of Earth and space - and the endless entertainment of living in zero-G including sports and other activities that make use of this. And there are further possibilities such as space-walking.
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Activities in Space
• Zero gravity stadiums - zero-G gymnastics, ballet, and a range of sports - if not football! . • Entirely new sports-. A zero-gravity "water-room" with some large "blobs" of water which you can throw at each other . • The BIG EVENT.
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Growth of a Space Tourism Industry
• • • • • EMPLOYMENT. ECONOMIC GROWTH. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION. EDUCATION. CULTURE.

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Dennis Tito

Mark Shuttleworth

Dennis Tito is the first official Mark Shuttleworth was the space tourist in history having paid first African in space and the for his own $20,000 ticket for the second paying space tourist flight. Tito made arrangements in history. He paid Space with Space Adventures to launch Adventures a reported $20 into space and stay aboard the million for the flight. The ISS for a trip that lasted almost 8 whole adventure lasted 10 HASSAN AL BANNA days. days.

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