Russia/Amsterdam, The Netherlands, May 31, 2002 – MirCorp has been
entrusted with the coordination responsibilities for two
candidates seeking space flight opportunities on upcoming Soyuz
missions to the International Space Station.

The company is working with both Lance Bass of the music group *NSYNC
and Lori Garver, who have been in Russia to complete their
pre-flight medical screening.

MirCorp, the premier space exploration company, is pleased to be
part of the efforts that could lead to the realization of these
candidates’ dream of flying in space. MirCorp continues to strive
to bridge the world of entertainment with the excitement and
promise of space exploration.

About MirCorp

MirCorp is the leading manned commercial space exploration
company, and has worked with customers in both media and private
tourism sectors. MirCorp is currently working on developing the
world’s first privately owned home in space. Currently named Mini
Station 1, the new space station will accommodate up to three
visitors for stays of up to 20 days at a time. MirCorp
headquarters are in Amsterdam and it has offices in Moscow,
Russia. For information, contact
Gert Weyers at +31 20 520 68 40 or visit

MirCorp public relations contact:

Jeffrey M. Lenorovitz
The InfoWEST Group
Telephone (U.S.): +1 (703) 448-5669
U.S. mobile telephone: +1 (703) 615-3646
International GSM telephone (France): +33 (0)6 80-85-86-25