Kutcher will not be part of one of Virgin Galactic’s upcoming flights.
The American actor Ashton Kutcher had a ticket to travel to space aboard the company ship galactic virgin. However, he did not participate because his partner, Mila Kunis, asked him not to do it for their children.
Kutcher bought the ticket for $ 200,000 almost 10 years ago and it belonged to a select group of only 600 people in the world, signed up to travel with British billionaire Richard Branson’s company.
“You played a very sensitive subject for me”Kutcher responded to a question from a journalist from Cheddar News, about his trip to space. The actor explained that after getting married and having children, the wife told him that “It was not a smart family decision to go into space with young children. ” So the artist ended up returning the ticket to Virgin Galactic. The American celebrity assured: “At some point I will go to space”.
Kutcher and his wife, fellow actress Mila Kunis, have two children: Wyatt, 6, and Dimitri, 4.
On July 11, Richard Branson made the first launch with the Unity rocket, the first trip with passengers of his company.
galactic virgin it plans to conduct two more test flights in the coming months and its future goal is to conduct 400 commercial space flights a year.