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  1. FILE PHOTO: Richard Branson arrives by bicycle to Spaceport America

    Virgin Galactic acknowledges Branson's pre-launch bike ride never happened

    Virgin Galactic Holding Inc acknowledged on Tuesday that billionaire founder Richard Branson never rode a bicycle to the launch site of his space ...
  2. Virgin Galactic's passenger rocket plane VSS Unity starts its ascent to the edge of space

    Commentary: Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is making space tourism a reality

    Sir Richard Branson's successful spaceflight is a culmination of substantial progress and marks a new chapter for space tourism, says a UK ...
  3. FILE PHOTO: Virgin Galactic's passenger rocket plane VSS Unity begins its ascent to the edge o

    Virgin Galactic says may sell shares worth up to US$500 million

    Space tourism company Virgin Galactic said on Monday it may sell up to US$500 million worth of shares, a day after the company's billionaire ...
  4. Virgin Galactic Branson

    Virgin Galactic billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in his own ship

    Swashbuckling billionaire Richard Branson hurtled into space aboard his own winged rocket ship on Sunday (Jul 11), bringing astro-tourism a step ...
  5. Virgin Galactic's passenger rocket plane VSS Unity descends after reaching the edge of space a

    Virgin Galactic's Branson soars to space aboard rocket plane

    TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, N.M. :British billionaire Richard Branson on Sunday soared more than 50 miles above the New Mexico desert aboard his Virgin ...
  6. FILE PHOTO: Sir Richard Branson stands on floor of the NYSE  as Virgin Galactic (SPCE) begins publi

    Billionaire Branson set to fly to space aboard Virgin Galactic rocket plane

    Decades after burnishing his reputation as a wealthy daredevil mogul in a series of boating and hot-air balloon expeditions, Richard Branson is ...
  7. Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson poses during the Space Symposium in Colorado Springs

    Virgin Galactic's Branson calls his upcoming spaceflight a 'pinch-me moment'

    As Virgin Galactic finalizes plans for founder Richard Branson to join five others on a test flight to the edge of space on July 11, the British ...