Sir Richard Branson is moving Virgin Galactic’s passenger rocket and more than 100 employees from California to a launch and landing facility in New Mexico, bringing his space tourism dream closer to reality.
An honorary professor of Dundee University’s Duncan of Jordanstone Art College is heading for the stars.
Virgin Galactic said their space tourism rocket plane could reach “space altitudes” for the first time as early as Thursday.
Virgin’s satellite launch provider Orbit attached its LauncherOne rocket to a converted Boeing 747-400 on Sunday, as the company moves closer to its first flight.
Virgin Hyperloop One has chosen a Spanish village as the location of its first European development site.
Virgin Galactic has conducted the second rocket-powered test flight of its tourism spaceship in the skies over California.
Sir Richard Branson has unveiled plans to revolutionise freight deliveries using his hyperloop system.
SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy made history by becoming the world’s most powerful rocket in operation as it blasted off from Nasa’s Kennedy Space Centre carrying a red sports convertible and playing David Bowie’s Space Oddity.
Sir Richard Branson has invested in a Hyperloop firm which he claims will transport passengers between London and Scotland in 45 minutes.
Sir Richard Branson has warned against "fake stories" online claiming he is dead, or that he endorses get-rich-quick schemes.