Top News on SpaceShipTwo

  • Virgin Galactic promises to reach space in 2014


    Virgin Galactic has promised to make it to space in 2014, following a successful third supersonic flight of its SpaceShipTwo suborbital rocketplane.


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  • UK spaceport plans geared to boost small satellite business


    ​The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transport industry by opening a consultation on a site for a...


  • Virgin Galactic promises to reach space in 2014


    Virgin Galactic has promised to make it to space in 2014, following a successful third supersonic flight of its...


  • Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo makes second powered flight


    Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo has completed its second rocket-powered flight. The 5 September flight marks only the...


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  • UK spaceport plans geared to boost small satellite business

    News | 31 Jul 2014 23:00 | Dan Thisdell

    ​The UK is laying the groundwork for a commercial space transport industry by opening a consultation on a site for a spaceport. And it is looking across the Atlantic for guidance on how to regulate the nascent business of ferrying passengers into space – with operations possible from 2018.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/UK-spaceport-plans-geared-to-boost-small-satellite-business-401719/
  • Airbus spaceplane concept aces 3,000ft drop test

    News | 05 Jun 2014 15:33 | Dan Thisdell

    ​Airbus Defence and Space last week released pictures and video from a drop test of a runway take-off and landing suborbital spaceplane programme which is now moving into an advanced concept stage.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Airbus-spaceplane-concept-aces-3000ft-drop-test-400127/
  • Virgin Galactic promises to reach space in 2014

    News | 13 Jan 2014 11:20 | Dan Thisdell

    Virgin Galactic has promised to make it to space in 2014, following a successful third supersonic flight of its SpaceShipTwo suborbital rocketplane.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Galactic-promises-to-reach-space-in-2014-394771/
  • IN FOCUS 2014 Forecasts (part two)

    News | 17 Dec 2013 10:20

    Has China’s Moon landing kicked off a new space race?http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-2014-Forecasts-part-two-394190/
  • Virgin Galactic 'on track' for 2014 passenger flights

    News | 09 Dec 2013 02:40

    ​Virgin Galactic is holding to its plan to put its first fare-paying passengers into suborbital space in 2014, and expects to be armed with a Federal Aviation Administration operating licence during the first quarter of the year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Virgin-Galactic-on-track-for-2014-passenger-flights-393892/
  • IN FOCUS: CONCORDE Could Concorde fly again?

    News | 21 Oct 2013 23:00 | David Kaminski-Morrow

    ​Anyone paying close attention to the cabin interior on British Airways’ Airbus A380 might notice that its decorative grey pattern is based on an unmistakable profile.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-CONCORDE-Could-Concorde-fly-again-391708/