Learn more about Virgin Galactic's plan to make space tourism and personal space travel a reality with SpaceShipTwo.
Blue Origin's New Shepard suborbital capsule features the biggest windows in spaceflight history, company representatives say — and that's a big part of the sales pitch.
The spacecraft completed its seventh unpowered "glide flight" today (Jan. 11) over Mojave, California, Virgin Galactic representatives said.
More than 2,000 are expected to head to Houston this week for SpaceCom 2017, the third annual Space Commerce Conference and Exposition.
Some of the spaceflight community's biggest movers, shakers and disruptors will gather in Seattle next week to discuss humanity's next giant leaps.
The Virgin Group announced Oct. 26 an agreement with Saudi Arabia's sovereign wealth fund for an investment of $1 billion into Virgin's suborbital and orbital space ventures.
Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson most likely won't be going to space in the next six months, despite his recent public statement that he'd be "very disappointed" otherwise.
The chief executive of Virgin Galactic said Sept. 7 that the company's second suborbital spaceplane was "at the edge" of beginning powered test flights, after at least one more glide flight.
Virgin Galactic performed the latest glide flight of its second SpaceShipTwo suborbital spaceplane Aug. 4, calling it a "dry run" for upcoming powered test flights.
Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity space plane was hauled into the skies above Mojave, California, this morning (June 1) by the carrier aircraft WhiteKnightTwo and later glided down for a runway landing.
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is on track to begin commercial passenger spaceflights before the end of 2018, the company's chief executive said.
Virgin Galactic should be ready to launch its first flight to suborbital space later this year, company founder Sir Richard Branson said.