Private space travel has long been dominated by visionary entrepreneurs. Now that the largest aerospace company in
Your ride to space may not come from a scrappy startup after all. In June, the Astrium division of the behemoth European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company (EADS), after Boeing the largest aerospace company in the world, released its own design for a small tourist spaceship. If it looks familiar, you've been paying attention: The design is basically a copy of the Rocketplane XP.