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30 Apr, 2013 Virgin Galactic breaks speed of sound in first rocket-powered flight of SpaceShipTwo

Today, Virgin Galactic, the world’s first commercial spaceline completed the first rocket-powered flight of its space vehicle, SpaceShipTwo (SS2). The test officially marks Virgin Galactic’s entrance into the final phase of vehicle testing prior to commercial service from Spaceport America in New Mexico.
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01 Jun, 2012 Excitement builds as Virgin Galactic given green light for powered flights

SpaceShipTwo and WhiteKnightTwo have already made significant progress in their flight test program.
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13 Jan, 2012 Virgin Galactic reveal hangar at dedication ceremony

October 17th, 2011 saw passage of a major milestone in the fast-developing arena of commercial space operations. Fledging space line Virgin Galactic held a dedication ceremony for their newly completed Terminal Hangar Facility.
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13 Jan, 2012 Virgin Galactic stratolaunch announcement

Virgin Galactic Welcomes Announcement Of New Air-Launched Space System As Foundation For Commercial Orbital Operation
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13 Jan, 2012 MTA mission supporter sells 2 tickets to space

After a highly competitive screening and selection process against Australia’s top travel agencies, MTA - Mobile Travel Agents were honoured to be selected by Sir Richard Branson as one of the world’s first Virgin Galactic Accredited Space Agencies – 1 of only 8 in Australia. And now, Wednesday 30 November 2011, marks an extremely
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