] Rocket plane SpaceShipOne reached an altitude above 62.5
] miles (100 km) during its brief flight Monday morning,
] making it the first privately built craft to fly in
] space, controllers said.
] Shortly after, the space vehicle landed safely at the
] same place from which it took off.
Welcome to the era of corporate space. Lets hope science fiction has properly prepared us.
CNN.com - Private craft flies into space - Jun 21, 2004