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07.11.12
Virgin Galactic unveils LauncherOne satellite vehicle
07.11.12

Virgin Galactic unveils LauncherOne satellite vehicle

Building a satellite, that's not really much of a problem anymore. Getting them launched, well, th...

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05.31.12
FAA grants Virgin Galactic permit for powered tests, becomes Sir Richard's BFF
05.31.12

FAA grants Virgin Galactic permit for powered tests, becomes Sir Richard's BFF

Virgin Galactic is one step closer to relieving WhiteKnightTwo of its babysitting gig. The FAA has...

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10.23.11
Inhabitat's Week in Green: quantum levitation, Zombie-Powered Vertical Farm and Macquariums
10.23.11

Inhabitat's Week in Green: quantum levitation, Zombie-Powered Vertical Farm and Macquariums

Alternative transportation blasted off into the future this week as DeLorean revealed plans to la...

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08.11.11
Virgin Galactic, XCOR land suborbital contracts with NASA
08.11.11

Virgin Galactic, XCOR land suborbital contracts with NASA

Have $200,000 to spare for a ticket to space? NASA does, apparently, a few times over. Following th...

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10.23.10
First commercial spaceport christens inaugural runway in New Mexico desert (video)
10.23.10

First commercial spaceport christens inaugural runway in New Mexico desert (video)

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo won't have to taxi down public runways for much longer. Today, found...

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10.11.10
Virgin Galactic's VSS Enterprise completes first solo glide flight
10.11.10

Virgin Galactic's VSS Enterprise completes first solo glide flight

It completed its first flight with a crew on board back in July, and Virgin Galactic's VSS Enterpri...

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07.19.10
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo completes first flight with crew on board
07.19.10

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo completes first flight with crew on board

It still has a few more key hurdles to cross, but it looks like Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo (a.k...

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05.13.10
Space Adventures undercuts Virgin Galactic -- announces $100,000 space tourism flight
05.13.10

Space Adventures undercuts Virgin Galactic -- announces $100,000 space tourism flight

Space tourism is something we here at Engadget have always been pretty fond of in theory -- it is t...

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03.23.10
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo completes maiden flight (now with video!)
03.23.10

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo completes maiden flight (now with video!)

Virgin Galactic's VSS Enterprise suborbital aircraft made its first captive carry test flight yeste...

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