Final Frontier Jerky
Reaches Mir Space Station
Sep 97 Beefjerky.com's Final Frontier Jerky was delivered
to the Russian Mir Orbital Complex, via NASA’s Atlantis
space shuttle. Both crews will enjoy the great tasting
beef jerky aboard Mir.
Returns from Russia.
Apr 96 Due to a small problem with the rondevouz of
the Priroda module and the Mir space station, Mr. Nemitz
was unable to conclude negeotiations to launch Final Frontier
Jerky with officials at Energia-Astro Space Services..
Further talks will take place in coming months..
Leaves for Russia to Negotiate Jerky Launch
Apr 96 SAN DIEGO President Gregory Nemitz of Beefjerky.com,
left today for Moscow. While there, he will meet again
with officials from Energia-Astro Space Services to hammer
out the details for a Final Frontier Jerky television
commercial, to be made aboard Space Station Mir. He is
carrying samples of Beef Teriyaki, Beef Red Pepper, and
Black Pepper Beef Jerky. The Black Pepper variety has
been specially prepared and packaged for spaceflight..
Officials from Energia-Astro
and Final Frontier Jerky Unable to Agree on Jerky Launch
Details in San Diego
Mar 95 SAN DIEGO After several rounds of negotiation
here in San Diego, officials from Beefjerky.com and Energia-Astro
were unable to agree on a date to launch a package of
Final Frontier Beef Jerky to the Mir Orbital Complex.
Further negotiations may take place in Moscow, later this
Tape Delays Jerky Launch
Dec 95 Unresolved complications have delayed the January
launch date.. Specifics of the contract are still being
researched to obtain approval for launch. The jerky earmarked
for orbit was released to the ground crew at Baikounour..
No firm launch date is available at this time.
Final Frontier Jerky
Begins Journey to Space
Oct 20th, 1995; two one-half pounds of Red Pepper
Final Frontier Jerky were given to a courier to hand-carry
to NPO-Energomash in Russia. Red Pepper jerky is the prefered
flavor by the cosmonauts who tasted the earlier samples.
The Final Frontier Jerky will be launched into orbit on
January first or second, 1996; the first beef jerky ever
to launched into space. The jerky bags have a specially
enlarged label placed upon them. This is to ensure that
the product will present well to the camera during the
taping of the TV commercial aboard the Mir Space Station.
Russians Offer to
Film TV Commercial in Orbit
Oct 4th, 1995 Beefjerky.com was contacted by NPO-Energomash
with the offer to film a television commercial for Final
Frontier Jerky aboard the Mir space station. The medical
staff at NPO-Energomash have approved Final Frontier Jerky
for spaceflight.. Negotiations are underway to finalize
the filming and financial details.
Cosmonauts Love Final
Aug 14th, 1995 Officials at ISE in San Diego, left
for Russia and Star City carrying a two kilo package of
Final Frontier Jerky. The officials at NPO-Energomash
were very impressed with Beefjerky.com's Final Frontier
Jerky. Fresh beef jerky is lightweight, tastes great,
and has high food-value. These features make beef jerkey
an excellent food for use in Space.