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Sep 11, 2014 06:30 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Less than a month after saying he'd be "bitterly disappointed" if Virgin Galactic flights don't start by the end of the year, Richard Branson admits that we'll need to wait a little longer. Continue reading →
Jan 10, 2014 02:25 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo fired up its rocket engine for a test flight over California's Mojave Desert on Friday, the third in an ongoing series prior to the start of commercial suborbital passenger flights later this year. Continue reading →
Nov 4, 2013 07:57 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, a six-passenger, two-pilot suborbital spacecraft, is expected to make its third powered test flight within a month. Continue reading →
Sep 27, 2013 09:12 AM ET // Ian O'Neill
In an interview last week, Virgin boss Richard Branson hinted that he has "another idea" for cheaper space travel. Continue reading →
Sep 25, 2013 04:56 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Virgin Galactic customers get their first taste of spaceflight -- a delay. Continue reading →
Sep 6, 2013 12:03 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
For the second time on Thursday, Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo (SS2) successfully completed a supersonic powered test flight. Continue reading →
Apr 29, 2013 03:11 PM ET // Ian O'Neill
After Virgin Galactic's successful rocket-powered test flight over California, take a look at the future of space tourism as SpaceShipTwo broke the sound barrier.
Apr 24, 2013 10:07 PM ET // Irene Klotz
SpaceShipTwo, a six-passenger, two-pilot suborbital spaceship owned by Virgin Galactic, is scheduled for is first rocket-powered test flight on Monday. Continue reading →
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