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  • 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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  • 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...


  • IN FOCUS: SpaceShipTwo makes first powered flight


    Space tourism venture completes 16s in-flight engine burn, bringing commercial suborbital flights this year a step...


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  • 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/
  • Surrey Satellite pushes smaller-lighter-cheaper principle down to 50kg

    News | 01 Oct 2013 16:49 | Dan Thisdell

    Small satellites pioneer Surrey Satellite Technology (SSTL) used last month’s International Astronautical Congress in Beijing to launch its latest bid to slash manufacturing and launch costs with a new platform of just 50kg – half the mass of the platforms that have for a decade made up its successful Disaster Monitoring Constellation for Earth observation.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Surrey-Satellite-pushes-smaller-lighter-cheaper-principle-down-to-50kg-391190/