Sir Richard Branson: We can launch satellites into space in 48 hours
Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Orbit CEO Dan Hart discuss Virgin Galactic’s efforts to bring people to space and Virgin Orbit’s work to launch satellites into space.
Virgin Galactic’s on Friday, pushed back the test flight of its SpaceShipTwo Unity spacecraft, which was set potentially for as early as Saturday.
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The company, in a Tweet, cited needing more time for technical checks.
Richard Branson's Las Cruces, New Mexico-based aerospace company’s will have several opportunities to fly over the rest of the month.
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Shares fell sharply Friday morning, following a nice run heading into the expected launch. The stock has gained 150% since the start of the year to $59.41 as of market close Thursday.