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1. Which of these airline tycoons became a pioneer in bringing space tourism to the world?
2. Spaceport America is a fully licensed commercial launching facility in the United States. In which state is it located?
3. On December 5, 2014, NASA launched an unmanned prototype of which new spacecraft?
4. On April 8, 2016, a Falcon 9 rocket designed by SpaceX was launched from Kennedy Space Center. What was the fate of the first stage of the rocket?
5. What was the name of the spacecraft SpaceX developed for transporting cargo to the International Space Station?
6. What is the nickname of Boeing's CST-100 spacecraft?
7. What is the name of the aerospace company launched by Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon?
8. After the initial retirement of the Space Shuttle in 2011, what spacecraft was used to send NASA astronauts into space?
9. On October 15, 2003, which nation's space program became only the third in history to launch a human into space?
10. In 2012, a Dutch start-up company named Mars One began recruiting volunteers to embark on a round-trip journey to Mars.
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