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’s new company will focus on government space launches
It’s called Vox Space, and it's Virgin's fourth company in this sector.
Facebook has mapped the population of 23 countries in incredible detail (updated)
Population distribution helps figure out the best way to deliver internet.
Virgin Orbit will test its rocket-launching plane in 2018
The company has scheduled its first flight for next year.
Virgin Galactic forms new company for low-cost smallsat launches
The new spinoff called 'Virgin Orbit' will be based on the LauncherOne system.