GalleryA super-sonic 30 minutes with Branson, or 'space-selfies' in a suborbital balloon?
Brit WeekAlthough the UK's technology industry may be suffering from a bit of an image problem, there's never been a cooler time to be a technology journalist in the UK.
Virgin Galactic's space tourism service is another giant leap closer, with the VSS Enterprise landing safely following a successful flight in 'feathered' mode.
Virgin Galactic has announced it is looking for some Pilot-Astronauts to fly its Virgin Galactic WhiteKnightTwo and SpaceShipTwo shuttles.
Sir Richard Branson believes that the technology used for Virgin Galactic will also bring much faster transcontinental travel.
Richard Branson is set to launch a new iPad magazine called 'Project' following recent news that Rupert Murdoch's News Corporation is planning a daily iPad newspaper.
Virgin Galactic's space shuttle – the VSS Enterprise has completed its first manned glide flight – with mass space tourism taking another step closer to reality.
Virgin Galactic's SpaceShip Two (also known as the VSS Enterprise) is on track for its first commercial flight scheduled for some point in 2011, having completed its first successful test flight with a full crew on board earlier this month.