Bellevistat is losely named after the French word for “beautiful view”, acknowledging the stunning views of Earth from its location. The name honours a variety of lovely places named “Bellevue”, and represents the Foundation Society’s vision that this tourism hub and on-orbit manufacturing centre will enable a bright future for human habitation of space.
Tourism and Fabrication Settlement
Initial Operating Capacity Achieved – 2041
Location – Earth-Moon L1 point
Initial Population – 10,000
Predicted Population in 2100 – 24,000 + 16000 transients
This webpage refers to a fictional space settlement which is part of the UK Space Design Competition. No information presented here or implied herefrom should be regarded as factual. Any similarities with real events, places, or persons are purely coincidental.