Space Affairs

SPACE AFFAIRS™ is a brand of:

PRO TOURA Projects GmbH
Managing Director: Walter Drasl
Administrative Centre:
Kleiner Ort 5
D-28357 Bremen - Germany
Tel: +49 (0)421 24 13 311
Fax: +49 (0)24 13 345
VAT ID# DE 226733286
Trade Register: HRB 21327 HB

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Privacy Policy:
We take the protection of your personal information very seriously and adhere to the relevant statutory provisions. The following statement will inform you about what kind of data are collected to what purposes, and to what extent these data will be made accessible to third parties.

The personal data information you provide us with is only used internally to respond to your inquiry, to process your order or to provide you access to specific information. Your data will only be provided to third parties if this is necessary for fulfilling the contract or when we are obliged by law in individual cases.

If you subscribe to our newsletter, we need next to your e-mail address the confirmation that you are the owner of the e-mail address and agree to receive the newsletters. So for your security, we will register your address by using the double opt-in procedure. That is, we first send a query to your mail address. Not until you have confirmed your request, your newsletter registration becomes effective. Your data are collected only for the purpose of being able to send you the newsletter and to document our entitlement in this regard. We will not transfer your data to third parties. You can withdraw your subscription of the newsletter and your consent to the storage of your e-mail address at any time.

In the server statistics, the data supplied to the browser are automatically stored. These are the following:
- Browser type and version
- Operating system
- Referrer URL (previously visited site)
- Hostname of the accessing computer (IP address)
- Time of the server inquiry

These data cannot be assigned by us to specific individuals. No matching of these data with other sources will be made. The data will be deleted after a statistical analysis.

Google Analytics
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States.

In case IP-anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will be truncated within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases the whole IP address will be first transferred to a Google server in the USA and truncated there. The IP-anonymisation is active on this website.

Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing them other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

The IP-address that your Browser conveys within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this, you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. You can also opt-out from being tracked by Google Analytics with effect for the future by downloading and installing Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Addon for your current web browser:

Our website uses social plugins (“plugins”) provided by the social network, operated by Facebook Inc., 1601 S. California Avenue, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA (“Facebook”). The plugins are identifiable by a Facebook logo (white letter f on blue background or a thumb up icon) or the notice “Facebook Social Plugin”. For a full list of all social Plugins please see

When you visit a page of our website that contains a social plugin, your browser establishes a direct connection to Facebook servers. Facebook directly transfers the plugin content to your browser which embeds the latter into the website, enabling Facebook to receive information about your having accessed the respective page of our website. Thus we have no influence on the data gathered by the plugin and inform you according to our state of knowledge:

The embedded plugins provide Facebook with the information that you have accessed the corresponding page of our website. If you are logged into Facebook, your visit can be assigned to your Facebook account. If you interact with the plugins, for example by clicking “Like”, or entering a comment, the corresponding information is transmitted from your browser directly to Facebook and stored by it. Even if you are not logged into Facebook, there is a possibility that the plugins transmit your IP-address to Facebook.

For information on the purpose and scope of data collection and procession by Facebook, as well as your rights in this respect and settings options for protecting your privacy, please visit Facebook’s privacy policy:

If you are a Facebook member and do not want Facebook to connect the data concerning your visit to our website with your member data already stored by Facebook, please log off Facebook before entering our website. Further, you can block Facebook social Plugins by using add-ons for your browser, like the “Facebook Blocker“.

We use cookies. Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer to facilitate the navigation on our website. You can also use our website without accepting cookies, in this case, please note that our offer may not run faultlessly.

Should your data be used for other purposes, we will notify you in advance, and use the data only if you previously have stated your consent expressly.

Feel free to order information about the personal data stored by us. Just send an inquiry via e-mail to our e-mail address using the subject line 'Datenschutz'.

You may withdraw your consent to receiving information from us to your e-mail address at any time. Just send us an e-mail to our contact e-mail address using the subject line 'Widerruf'.

The sides rights at the mental property and all other appropriate are rights protected by copyright. The pages will be published by PRO TOURA Projects GmbH, and it is only allowed for downloading and be multiplied indicating on an individual computer, in a network and by a person expression for the private or internal business use.

The sides may do not be transferred without previous written permission by PRO TOURA Projects GmbH in no other way; multiplied, or made available on another network. All further rights reserved.

The registered trademarks and logos, which are indicated on this site, are, if not differently stated, registered trademarks of PRO TOURA Flight Events GmbH, other owners. No rights exist to use these indications without written permission by PRO TOURA Flight Events GmbH. Each offence against the rights can entail legal steps.

These Internet sites serve only the information. The owner of these sites has given the content with care. However, he will give no warranty, neither expressly or implied, for the kind or correctness of the side material and takes over no adhesion (including adhesion for indirect loss or profit or turnover losses), concerning the material and using this material. The framing is forbidden for this sides.

All links to these sites must be addressed to Please do not furnish links straight other sides. The owner of the Website does not transfer responsibility or adhesion regarding the access up and the material to webpages, which are linked to accesses other websites.

All pictures and video-streaming files, which are published on these web pages, are the property of PRO TOURA Projects GmbH. The pictures from onboard the International Space Station are particularly legally protected. To copy pictures and movies is a criminal measure and has juristically consequences.

Picture credits: Andreas P. Bergweiler, Markus Gloger, Igor Rudyaev, Vasiliy Popov, Arne Müller, Michael Schultz, Chuck Lauer, Alicia V. Stevens, Rainer Unkel, Sergei Prokopovich, Yuri Malenchenko, Rodica Danzinger, Christian Messe, Werner Kurt Strasser, Joachim v. Harlessem, Tasilo Röhmisch, Alex Herwig, Gerd Prelle, Rocketplane INC., Starfighter INC., Xcor Aerospace INC., Space Expeditions Curacao (SXC), Gagarin Cosmonaut Training Center, Roskosmos, Sokol Airbase, Zuchowsky Airbase, Yuri A. Gagarin Museum, Kevin Holbrook (, Fabrice Schmidt, Greg Glaxton, Kennedy Space Center, Johnson Space Center, National Aeronautical and Space Administration - NASA, European Space Agency - ESA, European Southern Observatory - ESO, Fraport AG, Lufthansa, Aeroflot, Sandoz GmbH, BILD Zeitung, MAX, SHT-Group, BMG, Rhein-Zeitung, Collings Foundation, Samsung, SONY, Michael Tischer, Dirk Effelsberg, Michael Najjar, Thomas Rusch, Novespace, Avico, PRO TOURA, Janneke van de Westelaken, Ton Schudelaro, Mark Rigby, Manfred Uhlig, Yuriy Glazkov, Marco Martinez-Venturi, Space Expedition Corporation (SXC - Lynx), Galileo/Pro7/Gutentag TV Produktion, zero2infinity (Bloon).

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