View Full Version : Discussion: Russians Say Bass is Back in Training

2003-Jul-08, 10:00 PM
SUMMARY: Pop singer Lance Bass is getting closer to getting his chance to fly in space according to an announcement from the Russian Space Agency on Friday. Bass, 23, will fly to Houston around the end of August where he will receive training from NASA. Although he is backed by a consortium of companies for the trip, no part of the $20 million fee has been paid yet - the Russians are expecting at least a deposit by the end of this week. If all goes well, Bass will join a Soyuz crew in October to visit the International Space Station for a week. He would become the youngest person ever to fly in space.

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2006-Jan-08, 05:33 PM
I don't think he ever made it did he? But maybe they could get Lance Bass and co. to pen a song for one of these new `Space Tourism' ventures, perhaps something for Virgin Galactic?