Richard Branson

Virgin Galactic plans to make 400 flights a year and is buying two motherships

Virgin Galactic has announced an agreement with Boeing-owned Aurora Flight Sciences to develop and manufacture two next-generation motherships. The motherships are supposed to take the Virgin Galactic spacecraft to an altitude of 15 km, where they will turn on the rocket engines and take off above 90 km. Richard Branson’s ... Read more

Virgin Group founder Richard Branson visited Hostomel. He was interested in the airport

Hostomel was visited by British billionaire Richard Branson, the founder of the Virgin Galactic space company. He was interested in the possibility of rebuilding the airfield destroyed during the Russian invasion. This was reported by the head of Hostomel settlement administration Taras Dumenko. “In Hostomel, he (Richard Branson) was interested ... Read more