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Message posted by Hank on June 01, 2005 at 16:54:13 PST:


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Ft. Lauderdale

Join NASA professionals for a natural high with no gravity holding you back! Experience what it's like to walk on Mars and the moon, plus float with complete weightlessness. Bounce off the walls and somersault through the air as you enjoy this exhilarating journey of a lifetime.
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Trip dates: Thu Sep-15-2005 to Mon Sep-19-2005 (Select new trip dates)

Zero-gravity flight

Sat Sep-17-2005
Adults (15 & older) $3,750.00 each 12345678910

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This FAA-approved activity allows dreams of weightlessness to become a reality. Enjoy a full-day program led by a world-class team of professionals from NASA, the FAA, and the aerospace arena. Begin your adventure with a comprehensive safety briefing and educational training from a former astronaut. Then board Zero-G's modified Boeing 727-200, named G-Force One™, and take off for a breathtaking flight. Your specially-trained pilot will guide the aircraft through 15 parabolas, each resulting in 30–45 seconds of partial- and zero-gravity. Back on the ground; celebrate with a unique re-gravitational party, including a meal and an awards ceremony.

Approx. 7 hours
July 16, 2005; September 17, 2005; November 19, 2005
Departure time and location:
8 AM; Fort Lauderdale International Airport
Return time and location:
3 PM; Fort Lauderdale International Airport
Two-hour flight aboard G-Force One™
15 parabolas—2 Martian (at one-third of gravity), 3 lunar (at one-sixth of gravity), and 10 weightless (zero-gravity)
Pre-flight educational training program, led by a former astronaut
Fully-trained team of staff, including a Captain, a First Officer, a Flight Engineer, an Astronaut, a Flight Director, a Flight Attendant, and four coaches
Your own space suit to keep, including your mission patch and log book
Complimentary digital video, photographs of your flight, and framed certificate
Complimentary duffel bag and t-shirt
Meals before and after your flight
Re-gravitation party, complete with awards ceremony
Photo identification is required to redeem voucher. Transportation to and from Fort Lauderdale International Airport is not included; you must make your own way to the departure location. Guests under the age of 15 are not permitted. This activity is not recommended for pregnant women.

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Redemption instructions


When you reserve your activities and services you will be asked to print vouchers to present when you arrive at your destination. You must print the vouchers and take them along on your trip; they are your proof of purchase. Note: In groups of two or more people, you must present a corresponding number of vouchers upon arrival at your destination. One voucher per person. You will be able to access your vouchers in your online itinerary once your booking is confirmed.

How to redeem your voucher(s):
You must telephone Zero Gravity Customer Service at the phone number listed on your voucher at least 72 hours before the day of your flight to confirm your reservation information. Voucher(s) must be redeemed at Dania Beach; the full location address will appear on your printed voucher. Please allow time to travel from Dania Beach to Fort Lauderdale Int. Airport. Please ensure you arrive at Fort Lauderdale Int. Airport no later than 7 AM for registration. Important: You must present photo identification to redeem voucher.

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