Bob Geldof of the Boomtown Rats performing at the Isle of Wight Festival in 2013
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Singer Bob Geldof to travel into space on commercial flight

Singer and campaigner Bob Geldof is to travel into space as a passenger on a commercial space flight.

Space Expedition Corporation (SXC) is hoping to launch 100 people into space in 2014.

Speaking on the BBC Radio Four's World at One Mr Geldof said: "Who wouldn't want to leave the planet and just have a look?"

  • 10 Sep 2013
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