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Indian Firm Looks at Space Tourism Using Helium Balloon Capsule

There is yet another new company looking to harness the lift capabilities of helium for near space travel. An Indian firm is planning to ferry tourists near space in a spaceship attached to a high-altitude balloon system by 2025. Mumbai-based Space Aura Aerospace Technology has begun to build a space capsule measuring 10 feet x 8 feet, which can carry six tourists into space at a time.

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