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2014-10-03 23:05:04

Title Sponsors of the Ansari XPRIZE to Partake in Private Anniversary Ceremony MOJAVE, Calif.

2014-10-03 12:20:29

Aerospace Visionaries to Discuss Private Spaceflight in Google Hangout Oct. 4 MOJAVE, Calif., Oct.

2014-09-30 23:16:27

Anousheh Ansari Recognized as First Female Private Space Explorer and Title Sponsor of the Ansari X PRIZE RICHARDSON, Texas (PRWEB) September 30, 2014

2014-02-21 16:20:21

Short film celebrates how Mojave has become the focal point of the emerging commercial spaceflight industry LOS ANGELES, Feb.

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo Reaches New Heights
2014-01-11 04:11:11

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo (SS2) reusable space vehicle reached an altitude of 71,000 feet and speeds of Mach 1.4 during a supersonic test flight conducted early Friday morning, the Sir Richard Branson-owned commercial space travel firm has confirmed.

2013-09-05 23:01:35

Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) congratulates Virgin Galactic on another successful piloted test flight of SpaceShipTwo (SS2) and is proud to announce that its hybrid rocket engines have once

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2006-05-04 19:45:30

Maverick aerospace designer Burt Rutan on Thursday criticized NASA's decision to use an Apollo-style capsule to return to the moon, saying it "doesn't make any sense" to build a new generation of space vehicles using old technology.

2005-10-06 01:25:00

The first privately built craft to fly into space became a museum piece on Wednesday, as its creators aim for an eight-seat vehicle to carry passengers to "that beautiful black sky."

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2005-03-10 11:47:13

The Smithsonian Institution is honoring the crew of a private spaceship, Microsoft billionaire Paul Allen and aviation legend Burt Rutan with the 2005 National Air and Space Museum Trophy for Current Achievement.


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