Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are busy advancing their own, better-funded rocket endeavours. This is the competitive pressure facing Virgin Galactic. No wonder it’s wilting.
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A university science professor and an aerospace data analyst were named on Tuesday to round out a four-member crew for a SpaceX launch into orbit planned…
In a world divided between digital haves and have-nots, Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos are trying to close the gap by launching thousands of satellites to zip around the globe in what’s known as low-Earth orbit.
With his iconoclast approach intact even after five decades in the business of disruption, Richard Branson has big plans for his airline, his space-flight business, a satellite launcher and a cruise-ship business he plans to introduce next year.
Virgin Galactic’s sister company, Virgin Orbit, has conducted a drop test of its air-launched satellite booster over California in a key step towards space missions.
Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic has successfully launched a tourism rocket plane into space for the first time.