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AA Edit | New space pioneers

Waiting in the wings is Elon Musk whose company has greater reach in space already

22 Jul 2021 1:16 AM

Virgin Galactic shows off new space plane for rich tourists

Passengers flying the spaceship will be able to see analog reflections of themselves floating in the space against the backdrop of Earth

29 Jul 2020 12:53 PM

Richard Branson meets CM over Mumbai-Pune Hyperloop

According to the previous government, the hyperloop project will run from Bandra-Kurla Complex (BKC) in Mumbai to Wakad in Pune.

13 Dec 2019 2:04 AM

Space tourism to be a reality any day now

Virgin Galactic moves to new a base, re-locating pilots and engineers, entering the 'home stretch' toward commercial space flights.

11 May 2019 1:17 PM

Branson's Virgin Galactic takes another step toward space tourism

The reusable SpaceShipTwo craft previously flew to an altitude of more than 51 miles in December 2018.

24 Feb 2019 10:48 AM


Global business leaders suspend ties with Saudi Arabia

British billionaire Richard Branson on Friday suspended business links with Saudi Arabia.

12 Oct 2018 4:42 PM

Business honchos announce projects, offer suggestions

Mahindra also announced a Rs 1,700 crore film-centric tourism venture at suburban Goregaon.

19 Feb 2018 2:12 AM

Seventh glide test of spacecraft conducted by Virgin Atlantic

The company develops commercial spacecrafts to provide spaceflights to space tourists and suborbital launches for space science missions.

13 Jan 2018 9:42 AM