Virgin Galactic sent its first passenger into cosmic space. Chief Instructor Astronaut
Virgin Galactic the last few years activelyexpands boundaries, flying faster and faster with heavier loads to simulate the weight of passengers. According to Reuters, Branson hopes to become the first passenger of the first commercial flight SpaceShipTwo this summer. If successful, the company will offer 90-minute flights at a price of 250 thousand US dollars.
Virgin Galactic has announced the first VSS Unity space flight launch. It seems to be not so
"The safe flight of the same transportMeans to space and its return in a little over two months with the expansion of the boundaries of the flight indicate what unique opportunities we create. Today's flight in the cockpit of Beth must assure our customers that the same impeccable journey awaits them, just like our ships. All this causes a burning sense of impatience to all who seek to experience the sensations of flying, ”said Branson.
Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon, whoalso aims to create a space tourism industry, previously skeptical of the capabilities of Virgin Galactic. According to him, one of the competitor's problems is that he is not going to overcome a height of 100 kilometers above the ground.