Richard Branson Says He's Heading to Space by July
Billionaire Richard Branson says he’s heading to space by July????aboard his company Virgin Galactic’s spaceship????Branson announced at an event at the Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C.????He hopes to go up on July 20, the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing????Don’t get too excited yet… he’s previously announced dates for his first trip to space????but those voyages never happened????Virgin Galactic’s goal is to send tourists on suborbital trips to space????Two pilots reached the edge of space during a test flight of SpaceShipTwo in 2018????
A Virgin Galactic rocket plane on Friday soared to the edge of space with a test passenger successfully for the first time, nudging British billionaire Richard Branson’s company closer to its goal of..