NEW YORK (FOX5NY) - The International Space Station could be your next vacation destination.
Luxury travel firm 'Roman & Erica, Inc.' is booking trips to outer space starting at $55 million. The company is working with Axiom Space to seek deep-pocketed tourists.
"Imagine seeing planet earth with no borders, no dogmas, only the thin atmosphere protecting it," said firm co-founder Roman Chiporukha. "It almost inspires you to be better for the planet."
The travel package includes transportation, 15 weeks of training over a two year period, 10 days in orbit, space quarters with amenities including a microwave, sound system, Wi-Fi internet access and 24" windows. The traveler will also be able to keep their space suit.
Training will take place at NASA Space Center in Houston.
The first mission is scheduled for 2020. Only three tickets are available from the Manhattan-based firm.