Virgin Galactic’s Richard Branson begins suborbital space trip, taking the spotlight from Jeff Bezos

A webcam view shows Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity rocket plane being carried up by its mothership for an air launch. (Virgin Galactic via YouTube)Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson rode his company’s SpaceShipTwo rocket plane into the skies over New Mexico today, to do something that no billionaire has done before. The VSS Unity plane and its twin-fuselage mothership, VSS Eve,…
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