Over 65,000 people have tried to get tickets for the ride of their lives. They want to go to outer space and become an offical space tourist. So far, only four people world wide have toured outer space each paying roughly 20 million dollars. A Chinese business man has paid $200,000 to become the first man from his country to become a space tourist. Virgin Galactic and Space Adventures travel agency are two of the companies that take private individuals into space. The journeys last around 2.5 hours and carry six passengers and two pilots, says the Virgin Galactic company. The company plans to launch ships from ports in New Mexico and California. The Space Adventures company plans to build spaceports in Singpore and the United Arab Emirates. Are people out of there minds to pay $20 million for a 2.5 hour tour? Is this business really going to be a success in the future?