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What’s Next For Virgin Galactic?
The fatal crash of SpaceShipTwo might end Sir Richard Branson's vision of the future, but not the commercial space flight industry. Here's why.
Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Crashed During A Mojave Test Flight [Updated]
This is not shaping up to be a good week for commercial spaceflight
Virgin Galactic Gets FAA Approval For Commercial Launches
Gettin' the paperwork done for commercial flights into space
Virgin Galactic’s Spaceship Flies On Rocket Power For First Time [Updated With Video]
Today’s supersonic test flight marks a big milestone for the company -- and suborbital space tourism
Video: Virgin’s SpaceShipTwo Makes Its First ‘Feathering’ Flight
Virgin Galactic just keeps on ticking off the milestones on its way to becoming the first commercial company to take...
Scientists Book Trips Aboard Private Spaceships, In An Industry First
The commercial space industry has booked its first science expeditions, the Southwest Research Institute announced today. At least two researchers...
Video: Virgin Galactic’s Enterprise Makes Maiden Manned Flight
Virgin Galactic’s space plane made its first manned glide flight on 10/10/10, proving the spaceship’s airworthiness and further paving the...
Video: Virgin’s VSS Enterprise Makes its First Crewed Test Flight
Virgin Galactic just released some nice video of its latest SpaceShipTwo (aka VSS Enterprise) test flight, the first with the...
Virgin Galactic Unveils Spaceship ‘Enterprise’
We’ve seen concepts and a rare look behind the scenes during assembly, and now in the flesh: Raising champagne glasses...
In 2010, The Civilian Space Industry Finally Takes Off
Who needs the space shuttle? Take a tour inside the private space industry and its innovative, efficient plans to get astronauts into space when NASA retires its old ride