(NEW YORK) -- Those who wish to spend a few minutes at the edge of Earth's atmosphere will now have the chance -- if they have $450,000 to spare. Virgin Galactic, the private space tourism firm headed by billionaire Richard Branson, announced Thursday evening that... Read More.
Actor and successful investor Ashton Kutcher apparently had the dough to go to space aboard one of Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic flight to space, but his wife, Mila Kunis, scrubbed his launch. Kutcher revealed to the business channel Cheddar in an on-camera interview, "When I got married... Read More.
(NEW YORK) — Billionaire Sir Richard Branson is set to launch to the edge of space Sunday in the first fully crewed flight from his private space tourism firm Virgin Galactic. Branson, 70, will serve as a mission specialist on what is being called the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Virgin Galactic, the private spaceflight firm founded by billionaire Richard Branson, said Friday that it had received Federal Aviation Administration approval to fly humans to space. The company said that its existing commercial space transportation operator license had been upgraded to allow... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- First he was Baby Yoda, then he was The Child and now he's known as Grogu. But one thing that hasn't changed about everybody's favorite character from Star Wars' The Mandalorian? He's always snacking. This October, you can have a snacking buddy... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Private space exploration company Virgin Galactic announced it scored a deal with NASA to train private astronauts for spaceflight.Under the Space Act Agreement signed with NASA's Johnson Space Center, Virgin Galactic... Read More.