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Virgin Galactic Soars on Test Flight

Sep 11, 2016 / Jets

Though VSS Unity soared to over 50,000 feet, it is too soon to get excited if you were hoping of booking a ticket and becoming a space tourist.

First Private Lunar Trip Approved: Moon Express

Aug 09, 2016 / Lifestyle

US firm Moon Express said it had received approval from the government to send an unmanned lander to the moon in 2017, in a first for private industry.

Virgin Galactic Reveals New Spaceship

Feb 21, 2016 / Jets

Some 16 months after the fatal crash of the Virgin Galactic commercial spacecraft, Richard Branson’s space tourism firm revealed a follow-up February 19.

Virgin Galactic to Reveal 2nd Spacecraft

Jan 08, 2016 / Travel

The Richard Branson-owned Virgin Galactic announced its second commercial spacecraft will have a public reveal in February 2016.

Virgin Galactic Is Finally Cleared for US Take-Off

May 31, 2014 / Jets

Virgin Galactic has signed a deal with the US Federal Aviation Authority which will allow it to charter space flights from its base in New Mexico.

Land Rover teams up with Virgin Galactic

Apr 23, 2014 / Cars and Bikes

Land Rover and Virgin Galactic used NYIAS 2014 to announce a partnership to get commercial astronauts into space.

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