Events in October, 2007

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The 50th anniversary of the beginning of the space age

The 50th anniversary of the beginning of the space age with the launch of Sputnik on Oct. 4, 1957. On Oct 4, 2007, Per Wimmer announces another beginning: The launch of his own investment bank, Wimmer Financial (www.WimmerFinancial.com).

Donation to Hospice Foundations

Wimmer Space makes a second donation to Hospice Foundations totalling USD 10.000 in 2007. The Finish company Uponor buys a Wimmer Space presentation at a galla auction.

Presentations about the Seven Fundamental Values

Wimmer Space makes presentations about the Seven Fundamental Values and adventure and space to blue chip corporate clients, such as SONY, IBM, Rank Xerox, Roche, Motorola, Novo Nordisk and others

Per Wimmer completes the first part of the Virgin Galactic training program.

Per Wimmer successfully completes the first part of the Virgin Galactic training program. This part included two days of centrifuge simulations with forces up to 6 Gx and 3 Gz at the NASTAR training facility outside Philadelphia, USA. A exact simulation profile for SpaceShipTwo was also successfully completed. Ahead of this session, Per had to undergo extensive medical checks at the London Bridge Hospital and came out with a “clean bill of health.”