21 July 1998
Events - Tourism (Good)
Space Tourism Fair in Long Beach, CA
The Space Tourism Society hosts the Space Fair 98 at the Queen Mary
Convention Center in Long Beach, California this week. A NSS press
release published in Florida Today provides more details of the event.


Besides STS and the Orange County Space Society chapter of NSS the
following space tourism related organizations were represented:

- Civilian Astronauts Corps./Advent Launch Systems
- Encounter 2001/Celestis
- Space Adventures
- X-Prize Foundation/First USA Visa

Several other organization participated including Boeing, Lockheed
Martin, Kodak, Sprint and NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory.

Procedes of a banquet held in conjuction with the Space Fair benefited
the Challenger Center at California State University, Domingez Hills.

The local newspaper, the Long Beach Press-Telegram ran a front page
article and color photo about the Space Fair in the Saturday, 18 July
Source: Florida Today, Long Beach Press-Telegram

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