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This Is the Interior of the SpaceShipTwo, and It’s All We’ve Been Hoping For
This Is the Interior of the SpaceShipTwo, and It’s All We’ve Been Hoping For

29 Jul 2020, 11:37 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Virgin Galactic unveils the interior of the SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity, six passengers can ride in style to the edge of space.

 
Want to See Inside a Spaceship? Virgin Unwraps SpaceShipTwo Interior on July 28
Want to See Inside a Spaceship? Virgin Unwraps SpaceShipTwo Interior on July 28

3 Jul 2020, 15:21 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Virgin Galactic to show a detailed look at the interior of the SpaceShipTwo meant for civilian trips to space at the end of the month

 
Video Shows Richard Branson’s VSS Unity During Test Flight
Video Shows Richard Branson’s VSS Unity During Test Flight

31 May 2018, 14:16 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / The second StarShipTwo, VSS Unity, is currently undergoing testing and on Monday it successfully completed its second powered flight.

 
Richard Branson’s SpaceShipTwo Aces New Supersonic Flight
Richard Branson’s SpaceShipTwo Aces New Supersonic Flight

30 May 2018, 07:19 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity successfully passes supersonic flight test, reaching Mach 1.9and a max altitude of 114,500 feet (35 km).

 
The Aircraft That Might Get Justin Bieber & Co to Space Is Officially Introduced
The Aircraft That Might Get Justin Bieber & Co to Space Is Officially Introduced

22 Feb 2016, 14:35 UTC · By: Vlad Mitrache / After a two-year period of revisions on its sub-orbital flying aircraft, Virgin Galactic is returning with an improved SpaceShipTwo

 
NTSB Releases Final Summary of SpaceShipTwo Accident Investigation
NTSB Releases Final Summary of SpaceShipTwo Accident Investigation

28 Jul 2015, 15:49 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has finished the investigation about last year's crash involving Virgin Galactic's test flight

 
Jeremy Clarkson: Mourn the Loss of Your Pilot and then Carry On
Jeremy Clarkson: Mourn the Loss of Your Pilot and then Carry On

12 Nov 2014, 12:00 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Top Gear’s star Jeremy Clarkson believes people should stop complaining about Richard Branson’s ambition to make his commercial space flight service a success, even though Virgin Galacti...

 
Virgin Galactic Loses 20 of Its Customers after the SpaceShipTwo Crash
Virgin Galactic Loses 20 of Its Customers after the SpaceShipTwo Crash

7 Nov 2014, 17:07 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Even though Virgin Galactic’s founder Richard Branson stated the company will continue to work towards its commercial launch goals, it seems last month’s tragic accident was quite a big ...

 
Virgin Galactic Crash Not to Blame on Fuel, Pilot Error Considered
Virgin Galactic Crash Not to Blame on Fuel, Pilot Error Considered

3 Nov 2014, 10:48 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / The first commercial service to space could once again be delayed for an unknown period of time as Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crash on Friday night left the entire crew shocked. New eviden...

 
SpaceShipTwo 'Feathers' Re-Entry Test
SpaceShipTwo 'Feathers' Re-Entry Test

19 May 2011, 09:55 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Another obstacle in the race for Virgin Galactic to become the first company in the world to offer regular trips to space has been overcome in the beginning of the month, when Virgin's test pil...

 
Virgin Galactic Looking for Space Pilots
Virgin Galactic Looking for Space Pilots

12 Apr 2011, 09:10 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Now this is an announcement that is sure to cause some agitation... Virgin Galactic, the company in the Richard Branson empire that will be in charge with creating the world's first commercial ...

 
Space Ship Over Golden Gate Bridge
Space Ship Over Golden Gate Bridge

7 Apr 2011, 09:02 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Seen from below and from afar, it looks like the bodies of three different planes linked together by one humongous wing. Seen from inside the Virgin group of companies, the craft, called WhiteKnight...

 
SpaceShipTwo, Zefram Cochrane Would Be Proud
SpaceShipTwo, Zefram Cochrane Would Be Proud

2 Jul 2010, 15:14 UTC · By: Daniel Patrascu / Shortly after man learned it is not impossible for him to take to the skies, the simple act of getting off the ground and sailing through the winds has become obsolete. Flying through clouds or abov...