Voyager Space Names Hilton Official Hotel Partner to Elevate the Guest Experience in Space
DENVER and MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 20, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Voyager Space (“Voyager”), a global leader in space exploration, today announced Hilton will be the official hotel partner of StarlabVoyager’s planned free-flying commercial space station. Hilton will bring the company’s renowned hospitality expertise and experience to support the design and development of crew suites aboard Starlab, helping to reimagine the human experience in space, making extended stays more comfortable.
“Starlab will be more than just a destination, it will be an experience made infinitely more unique and artful with the Hilton team’s infusion of innovation, expertise, and global reach,” said Dylan TaylorChairman and CEO, Voyager Space. “Voyager and Hilton are acutely focused on creating innovative solutions for the future of humanity and this partnership opens new doors to what is possible for comfort-focused space exploration and habitation.”
Voyager, and its operating company Nanoracks, were awarded $160 million in NASA funding in 2021 for the Starlab space station, which is set to replace the International Space Station. Starlabis planned to have the capacity to continuously host up to four astronauts and house the George Washington Carver (GWC) Science Parka state-of-the-art laboratory system and first science park in-space. Starlab leverages Voyager and Nanoracks’ experience managing global customer experience and research operations on the International Space Station for over …