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June 12, 2008

Google’s Brin to Blast Off

Google co-founder Sergey Brin flies a LOT. But according to U.S. company Space Adventures, Brin has just booked the flight of his life. In a deal with the Russian space agency, the first private space flight to the International Space Station will blast off in 2011 and Brin will be on it.

The Russian born billionaire will occupy one of the two seats available to private space explorers. The seats were offered to businesses, organizations, institutions and individual explorers.