Holding spaceflight tickets with three companies since 2001, Per Wimmer is every step along the way of the development of modern commercial space travel.
Per Wimmer Awarded Fellowship At The New York Explorers Club
The New York Explorers Club has awarded its highest status, Fellowship, to Per Wimmer, CEO at Wimmer Space, for his services to earthly adventures and space exploration.
A Fellowship is reserved for those who have distinguished themselves in the field of adventure, exploration, science, and space. Among some of its members and Fellows are some of the greatest adventurers of all time; Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, Sir Edmund Hillary, Jacques Piccard, and Robert Peary, all pioneers in the field of exploration of Earth and Space.
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In a world that often feels limiting, Per Wimmer pushes boundaries, both metaphorically and literally. Not content with just exploring the world, he’s staked a claim on his very own slice of paradise: WimmerIsland.com.
In 2000, Per Wimmer created Wimmer Space, the umbrella company for all his publishing activities, space activities and philanthropy. In 2004, Per became a Virgin Galactic founding astronaut, meaning one of the first people to purchase a ticket. …
Convenção para a Salvaguarda da Vida Humana no Mar (Solas), aprovada em 1914, tem estrutura que permanece até hoje, com regras evoluindo diretamente da tragédia do Titanic
Wimmer Space Vision And Values
- To get Per Wimmer through extreme adventures, including to space and back safely and, ultimately, to place the Danish flag, the “Dannebrog,” on the Moon and
- in the process to inspire today’s children to live out their dreams – whatever their dreams might be – and to encourage their interest in space and science. Wimmer Space works with UNICEF, Hospice Foundation, Ideas Foundation, ShareSpace, Global Angels and other great charities to achieve that goal.
The Seven Wimmer Values:
- Think out of the box: Allow Yourself To Be inspired.
- Follow your heart and passion: Have purpose. Have fun. Be Authentic.
- Focus and execution
- Time discipline: Be Conscious About Time Allocation.
- Teamwork: The Sum Of The Parts Is Greater Than The Individual Parts Alone.
- Take calculated risks: Assess The Risks-Rewards Ratio. Apply Sustainable Solutions Respecting The Environment & Scarce Resources
- Inspire others: Especially Children, And Encourage Them To Live Out Their Dreams
Per Wimmer Makes World History ...
Per Wimmer, together with Ralph Mitchell, became the first two persons to successfully complete a tandem sky dive over Mount Everest on Oct 6, 2008.
A film crew has followed the First Ever Everest Sky Dive Expedition and has documented the whole adventure day by day.
Read Wimmer´s Blog from the Mount Everest Sky Dive Expedition here
Watch Per at TEDx Talks in Kiruna
Stay tuned. In summer 2023 Per will publish volume 1 of his autobiography, “The Sky Is No Limit” with volume 2 “Beyond The Sky” expected to be published later same year.
THE BOOK “WALL STREET” BY PER WIMMER RECEIVES 6 STARS (OUT OF 6) IN BOOK REVIEW BY THE DANISH FINANCIAL TIMES EQUIVALENT, BORSEN
“FOR GREEN ENERGY TO BE TRULY SUSTAINABLE
IT MUST BE COMMERCIALLY SUSTAINABLE”
THE GREEN BUBBLE
by Per Wimmer
Latest TV Interviews:
GB NEWS: Per Wimmer on the passing of Apollo 16 astronaut Thomas Ken Mattingly, Nov 5 2023
GB NEWS: Per Wimmer on India Moon Landing – 27th August 2023
GB NEWS: Per Wimmer on Aditya L1 – Indian observation mission to the sun – 2nd September 2023
GB NEWS: “Per Wimmer on Virgin Galactic first tourist flight” 11 August 2023