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Space Perspective Lands $17 Million in New Funding
View of the capsule at altitude. (Credit: Space Perspective)

Space Perspective announces new additions to its team of accomplished and dynamic luminaries including the world’s leading SpaceBalloon™ manufacturer, the SpaceX Dragon capsule marine operations lead, the lead for Boeing’s 787 composite fuselage and window system, and an award-winning documentarian

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.–(Space Perspective PR) — Space Perspective, Earth’s leading luxury spaceflight experience company, today announced additional financing from a group of investors including Silicon Valley Bank, Trinity Capital, and investor and philanthropist Henry Kravis. The financing brings the company’s total capital raised to date to more than $65 million.

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  • May 21, 2022
Space Perspective Accepts Cryto Currency Online for High-altitude Tourism Flights
View of the capsule at altitude. (Credit: Space Perspective)

Announces Partnership with Cool Effect to Offset Carbon Emissions

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Space Perspective PR) – Space Perspective, the Earth’s leading luxury spaceflight experience company, today began accepting cryptocurrencies – including Bitcoin, Ethereum and many others – as payment to reserve a flight on Spaceship Neptune. During the booking process on www.spaceperspective.com/bookyourspaceflight, customers can now select crypto as a payment option and will be directed to Coinbase.com to safely and securely complete their transaction – a first in the commercial space flight industry.

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  • February 21, 2022
Space Perspective Raises $40 Million Series A Round to Expand High Altitude Balloon Travel
View of the capsule at altitude. (Credit: Space Perspective)
  • Largest Venture Funding Round in History for a Human SpaceBalloon™ Company
  • Additional Funding from LightShed Ventures, Explorer 1 Fund and Others Propels Launch of Commercial SpaceBalloon™ Flights to the Edge of Space by Late 2024

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Space Perspective PR) – Space Perspective, the Earth’s leading luxury spaceflight experience company, today announced a $40 million Series A financing round led by deep-technology VC firm Prime Movers Lab with additional participation from existing and new investors. The new injection of capital marks the first time a human SpaceBalloon company has raised this level of investment. To date, Space Perspective has raised a total of $48 million in funding, advancing the company to the phase of fulfilling commercial SpaceBalloon flights from late 2024 and beyond. 

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  • October 15, 2021
Space Perspective Confirms Successful Test Flight
Neptune One balloon (Credit: Space Perspective)

Neptune One becomes first space launch operator to fly from Space Coast Spaceport  

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, Fla. – Space Perspective today announced that its NeptuneOne spaceship test vehicle successfully launched from the Space Coast Spaceport, located adjacent to NASA’s Kennedy Space Center. The vehicle flew to its target altitude and traversed the Florida peninsula before splashing down in the Gulf of Mexico and being recovered. The historic 6 hour and 39 minute flight marks the first major step towards flying customers to space for an unrivaled experience and perspective of our world from space.

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  • June 20, 2021