Tag: Virgin Galactic
Spaceport America, a taxpayer-funded facility in New Mexico's remote Jornada del Muerto desert, received its license to operate in 2008.
Richard Branson plans to re-launch the SpaceShipTwo through its space-tourism venture Virgin Galactic with SPAC created by Social Capital.
Branson is racing against competitors to bring tourists into space.
The US company is aiming to be the first to take tourists on brief trips into microgravity.