Virgin Orbit preps the LauncherOne rocket for its first drop test
The company has been conducting captive carry tests over the past eight months.
Virgin Orbit's rocket completes its first 'captive carry' flight test
It's a crucial step ahead of a full 2019 test launch.
Virgin Orbit will be the first to fly rockets to space from the UK
The UK also announced it will develop a spaceport in Scotland.
Virgin Orbit books its first government launch contract
It’s currently scheduled for January 2019.
Virgin Orbit will test its rocket-launching plane in 2018
The company has scheduled its first flight for next year.
Watch Virgin Galactic test fire its satellite launching rocket
Considering its ambitious launch schedule, there's still a lot of work to do.
Virgin Galactic reveals where it'll build its satellite-launching rockets
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The Engadget Interview: Sir Richard Branson on Virgin Galactic and space tourism for the everyman
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Virgin Galactic unveils LauncherOne satellite vehicle
Building a satellite, that's not really much of a problem anymore. Getting them launched, well, th...