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Showing posts with label Virgin Galactic. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Virgin Galactic. Show all posts

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take tourists to space. Now it's set to go public


Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take tourists to space. Now it's set to go public


Article Excerpt: "... Branson’s space venture would be the first publicly-listed human spaceflight firm, with the stock market listing slated to take place later this year. The paper also reported that Branson had been in talks with Palihapitiya since Branson suspended talks over a Saudi investment in Virgin Galactic last year..."


Reference: www.usatoday.com

Saturday, February 23, 2019

Virgin Galactic Reaches Space Again, Flies Test Passenger for 1st Time


Virgin Galactic Reaches Space Again, Flies Test Passenger for 1st Time


Article Excerpt: "... In its first flight with a test passenger on board, Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity flew..."


Reference: www.space.com

Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Meet The Ace Pilot Risking His Life To Be Virgin Galactic’s Rocket Man


Meet The Ace Pilot Risking His Life To Be Virgin Galactic’s Rocket Man


Article Excerpt: "... This April marked the fifth rocket-powered flight, on a new iteration of the spaceship. Virgin Galactic, which is owned by British billionaire Richard Branson, the British billionaire, is one of three startups that are racing to build and test manned rockets. It wants to take half a dozen passengers on a “suborbital” flight ..."


Reference: www.realclearlife.com