An startup Orion Span has unveiled it’s plan for a luxury space hotel called Aurora Station which will be ready by 2022.
Construction on this is set to begin in 2019, it will have a simple cylindrical shape so that it could be easily launched by a rocket but it will have lavish and spacious interior. It will revolve around in low earth orbit hosting 4 tourists and 2 crew members which will be former astronauts.
Aurora station will orbit earth every 90 minutes that means tourists will experience 16 sunrises and sunsets every day. The hotel will be equipped with high speed Internet and will also have exclusive vr experience.
“Our goal is to make space accessible to all by continuing to drive greater value at lower cost,” says Frank Bunger, Orion Span CEO and founder.
Well this lower cost is $9.5 million for 12 days of stay plus you’ll have to physically train yourself before going.