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2010-10-11 09:15:00

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, the world's first commercial spacecraft, successfully completed its first solo manned flight on Sunday.

2010-10-10 14:40:00

Exclusive Documentary Coverage of Historic Milestones on Path to Space Tourism WASHINGTON and MOJAVE, Calif., Oct.

2010-10-05 00:00:00

MOJAVE, Calif. and CURACAO, Netherlands Antilles, Oct. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Space Experience Curacao (SXC) and XCOR Aerospace, Inc.

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2010-10-04 06:35:00

Virgin Galactic’s LauncherOne satellite launching rocket has suffered a setback.

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2010-09-30 12:29:32

A senior executive said on Thursday that the lead Russian contractor for the International Space Station (ISS) says it is planning on building the first space hotel to cash in on the growing private tourism market.

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2010-09-27 09:20:00

Speaking before a business conference in Kuala Lumpur, entrepreneur Richard Branson confirmed that his Virgin Galactic company will be ready to begin commercial space flights within the next 18 months.

2010-08-21 08:48:43

A special aircraft designed to launch a suborbital passenger spaceship was damaged in an accident on a California runway, according to Scaled Composites, the spaceship’s manufacturer.

2010-08-11 13:31:00

SOUTHAMPTON, Pa., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- The NASTAR® Center, the premier commercial space training and research center in the world, completed its third Suborbital Scientist Training Class this year.

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2010-06-29 05:50:00

Aerospace giant Boeing is hard at work developing a new spaceship that will fly astronauts to and from the International Space Station, as the NASA space shuttle program is soon to be retired.

2010-04-20 06:10:00

LONDON, April 20, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- InterCasino (http://www.intercasino.co.uk/), the world's first online casino, is calling on NASA astronauts Rick Mastracchio and Clayton Anderson for their help.


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Sir Richard Branson
2013-08-10 06:47:02

Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, born July 18, 1950, in Surrey, England, is a British business magnate and investor. He is best known as the founder and chairman of Virgin Group of more than 400 companies. His net worth as of 2013 is $4.6 Billion (US). He is the fourth (4th) richest person in the UK, according to Forbes Magazine. His first business venture was a magazine called Student at the age of 16. By 1969, Branson was living in a London commune, surrounded by the British...

Owen Garriott
2012-10-02 10:26:07

Owen Garriott is a former United States Navy officer and NASA astronaut. He was born Owen Kay Garriott on November 22, 1930 in Enid, Oklahoma. In 1948 he graduated from Enid High School and then went on to attend the University of Oklahoma, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering in 1953. He subsequently joined the United States Navy and worked his way to the role of officer. However, just three years later Garriott decided to leave the Navy to pursue a higher...

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