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A new idea for space tourism: Balloon over rocket

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest space tourism venture depends more on hot air than rocket science. World View Enterprises announced plans Tuesday to send people up in a capsule, lifted 19 miles by a high-altitude balloon. Jane Poynter, CEO of the Tucson, Ariz.-based company, said the price for the four-hour ride would be $75,000. While it's not quite space — that starts at 62 miles — the...

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