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DreamSpace™ Enters Space Tourism Market through Technology Partnership with The da Vinci Project - Las Cruces, New Mexico – October 21, 2006: DreamSpace™, a new space tourism company was announced at the XPRIZE Cup in Las Cruces, New Mexico by Brian Feeney, founder of The da Vinci Project. DreamSpace™ has partnered with The da Vinci Project to pursue the emerging space tourism market.

This collaborative effort has introduced the XF1, the first of a planned line of multiple passenger spacecraft. The one person technology demonstrator will be used to constantly broaden the spaceflight envelope, in preparation for the DreamSpace™ goal of Space Tourism. Technical details for this new ship were released today, at the XPRIZE Cup and online at

“DreamSpace™ is pushing the envelope in the field of commercial space tourism”, said Brian Feeney, President. “We have chosen the 2006 XPRIZE Cup to unveil the new XF1 prototype spacecraft design, a one person spaceflight test bed for our 9‑person commercial space tourism spacecraft."

The full scale XF1 will be ready for testing by the summer of 2007. It will employ a new liquid rocket propulsion system and aircraft turbine engine. This is a winged space aircraft design able to operate out of an airport style spaceport with airline efficiency. It reflects both the technology and design approach for DreamSpace’s space tourism business model.


About DreamSpace™

DreamSpace™ is a new brand which is aimed at the Space Tourism Industry. Founded by Brian Feeney of the da Vinci Project, DreamSpace™ is creating a line of successively larger spacecraft, capable of providing personal spaceflights to an ever-increasing tourism base. The technical team behind DreamSpace™ comes from the existing da Vinci Project’s team of aerospace engineers and project personnel. DreamSpace™ and The da Vinci Project are part of the DreamSpace Group.

For more information, please call:
The DreamSpace Group Media Contact:
Brian Feeney


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