Dennis Tito

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US businessman Dennis Tito laughs prior to testifying at the House... News PhotoAstronaut,Business,Businessman,Court Hearing,Dennis Tito,Government,Laughing,Law,Politics,Portrait,Testimony,Tourist,USA,Vertical,Washington DCPhotographer Collection: AFP 2011 AFPUS businessman Dennis Tito laughs prior to testifying at the House Space and Aeronautics Subcommittee on Capitol Hill 26 June, 2001. The Subcommittee hearing was on space tourism and included astronaut Buzz Aldrin on the panel. Tito, the first space tourist, payed the Russians 20 Million USD to spend time in the International Space Station. AFP Photo Stephen JAFFE (Photo credit should read STEPHEN JAFFE/AFP/Getty Images)