Trend Results : Virgin Galactic


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 875)

FILTER RESULTS

Virgin Galactic spaceship makes first glide flight

Virgin Galactic's new spaceship has made a successful first glide flight, a key step after a deadly crash of its predecessor two years ago, the spaceflight company said on Saturday.

Donald Trump is stunningly vindictive, says Richard Branson - CNET

Technically Incorrect: The Virgin Galactic founder shares a story of lunch with the Republican nominee. He says he found it disturbing.

Virgin Voyages to Set Sail in 2020

Billionaire business magnate Richard Branson recently announced that the Virgin Group, having conquered the skies with Virgin Atlantic and space with Virgin Galactic, is setting its sights on the open sea. The company will now be entering...Show More Summary

HONESTLY, THEY SHOULDN’T HAVE WAITED THAT LONG: Virgin Galactic Resumes Test Flights, Two Years Aft…

HONESTLY, THEY SHOULDN’T HAVE WAITED THAT LONG: Virgin Galactic Resumes Test Flights, Two Years After Fatal Crash.

Virgin Galactic lands contract to launch small satellite network

Aerospace firm Virgin Galactic has landed a contract to launch a U.K. communications firm’s small-satellite constellation. The contract with Sky and Space Global, announced Monday, is for four dedicated launches of “multiple” satellites on Virgin Galactic’s LauncherOne, a satellite-launching rocket...

Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos are getting closer to flying tourists to space

3 months agoTechnology : Post Tech

Virgin Galactic, the company founded by Richard Branson to ferry tourists to space, returned to flight this week nearly two years after its spacecraft came apart during a test flight, killing one of the pilots. Cruising over the Mojave desert for three hours and 43 minutes, a mothership ferried SpaceShipTwo to an altitude of about 50,000 […]

Virgin Galactic Soars on Test Flight

3 months agoLifestyle / Luxury : Luxuo

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.

Virgin Galactic airborne after two year hiatus

3 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Virgin Galactic returned to flight status today as SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity took to the skies over Mojave, California. Though a full crew was in the cockpit, this was a captive-carry test flight, where the passenger-carrying spacecraft remained firmly attached to the WhiteKnightTwo mothership, VMS Eve. Show More Summary

Richard Branson and Jeff Bezos are getting closer to flying tourists to space

Virgin Galactic flies again for first time since crash, while Blue Origin plans an important test launch next month.

Virgin Galactic returns to the skies two years after fatal crash

The private spaceflight company made a successful test flight of its SpaceShipTwo and White Knight craft over the Mojave Desert

Virgin Galactic to restart its flight test program for space tourism

Aerospace start-up Virgin Galactic’s new spaceship will start flight tests in Mojave in the “near future,” the company said Wednesday. The first test for SpaceShipTwo, dubbed VSS Unity at its unveiling in February, will be what the Long Beach firm calls a “captive carry,” in which the spaceship...

What the SpaceX Explosion Means for Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg

“Space is hard.” It’s a common refrain among the orbitally inclined. The billionaire Richard Branson said it when Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crashed in the Mojave Desert in the fall of 2014, killing one test pilot and seriously injuring another. Show More Summary

Virgin Galactic awarded operator license for SpaceShipTwo

4 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

Virgin Galactic has come a step closer to heading back into space with the US Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA) Office of Commercial Space Transportation (FAA-AST) awarding the company an operating license for SpaceShipTwo. Coming...Show More Summary

SPACE: Two Years After Deadly Crash, Virgin Galactic Gets License to Fly Its Spaceplane Again: ?…

SPACE: Two Years After Deadly Crash, Virgin Galactic Gets License to Fly Its Spaceplane Again: ?Virgin Galactic says the operating license awarded by the FAA’s Office of Commercial Space Transportation will ultimately permit commercial operations.?

After Deadly Crash, Virgin Galactic to Fly Its Spaceplane Once More

Two years after Virgin Galactic's deadly crash, the Federal Aviation Administration has issued an operating license for their space tourism rocket -- which will ultimately permit the company to begin commercial operations.

Virgin Galactic gets space tourism operating license

The spaceflight company successfully completed a safety review, bringing it a step closer to sending tourists to space

Virgin Galactic space plane gets operator license - CNET

The license will ultimately permit commercial flights of the SpaceShipTwo craft, the company says.

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC