Space enthusiasts keen to explore the skies but deterred by the hefty price tag will soon be able to board a rocket for just a fraction of the cost. Passengers in the XCOR Lynx will be able to experience weightlessness ... FULL ARTICLE AT The Irish Independent
Officials with Virgin Galactic announced recently that they were closer than ever to obtaining commercial launch licenses from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for their SpaceShipTwo suborbital vehicle. When the final documents are signed, the spacecraft can resume its ... FULL ARTICLE AT Softpedia
Virgin Galactic has signed up two more celebrities -- the Winklevoss Twins -- to take a ride into orbit on its SpaceShipTwo craft.The post Winklevoss Twins Book Space Trip With Bitcoin appeared first on InvestorPlace . FULL ARTICLE AT InvestorPlace
Virgin Galactic is a company within Sir Richard Branson's Virgin Group which plans to provide sub-orbital spaceflights to the paying public. Further in the future Virgin Galactic plans to offer orbital spaceflights as well.
It is planned that the spacecraft are to be robust and affordable enough to take paying passengers. The craft is projected to be a six passenger, two pilot craft. It is planned... Full
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