Category: Galactic

Virgin Galactic flies second SpaceShipTwo test at New Mexico spaceport, clearing the way for powered spaceflight
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Virgin Galactic flies second SpaceShipTwo test at New Mexico spaceport, clearing the way for powered spaceflight

Virgin Galactic has passed a key milestone in its SpaceShipTwo qualification program. The company performed a glide flight, which means that it was flying its VSS Unity spacecraft unpowered in glide configuration, after its release from its carrier aircraft, a modified Boeing 747 called VMS Eve. This flight was the second such test flight that…

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Why Virgin Galactic Stock Will Come Crashing Back to Earth
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Why Virgin Galactic Stock Will Come Crashing Back to Earth

Virgin Galactic’s stock price has been soaring in recent weeks. The company initially claimed it would be sending tourists to space by summer. But management seems to be backpedaling. Virgin Galactic’s murky financials are cause for concern. Investors should be cautious about the stock. Virgin Galactic (NYSE: SPCE) is a stock that investors want to…

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