Virgin Galactic

Virgin Galactic May Attempt a Rocket-Powered Test Flight Next Week

It's the first rocket-powered Unity test from its new Spaceport America New Mexico base.

Steve Dent

· 1 min read

Virgin Galactic Signs NASA Deal to Take Private Citizens to the ISS

For now, it will merely act as an ISS travel agency for NASA.

Steve Dent

· 2 min read

Jon Fingas

· 2 min read

Virgin Galactic Is Going Public to Fund Its Expensive Tourist Spaceflights

It'll keep the company running until commercial launches begin.

Steve Dent

· 3 min read

Richard Branson Reveals His 6-Word Motto That's Motivated His Billion-Dollar Career

The Virgin founder also announced that his space company will get off the planet within four months.

Joan Oleck

· 8 min read

Virgin Galactic to Resume Test Flights

Richard Branson's commercial spaceflight company also plans to begin flying paying customers by the end of 2018.

Tom Brant

· 2 min read

Jon Fingas

· 1 min read

Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic Returns to the Skies After Two Years

The VMS Eve and VSS Unity flew in 'captive carry' mode for almost four hours over the Mojave desert.

Daniel Cooper

· 2 min read

Richard Branson Is Now Closer to Flying You Into Space

The company has not yet announced a date for the start of passenger flights but is selling tickets for a ride aboard SpaceShipTwo at $250,000 a seat. Commercial service is not expected to debut before 2017.

Reuters

· 3 min read

Virgin Galactic Poised to Start Its New Spaceship's Test Flights

Virgin Galactic also doesn't have a target date for its first official flight yet despite already having sold 700 tickets.

Mariella Moon

· 1 min read