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1 day ago · Virgin Galactic employees gather in the ground floor lounge at Spaceport America near Upham, New Mexico, on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019. Virgin Galactic unveiled some of the interior spaces of the custom-tailored terminal Thursday, saying the designs are aimed at connecting the customers with operations as they prepare for their suborbital flights. Virgin Galactic, the space tourism company headed by Sir Richard Branson, is set to become the first publicly-traded company with plans to send people to space.Author: Cailey Rizzo.
In March 2005, Doug Ramsberg, a native of Northglenn, Colorado, won a free trip to suborbital space aboard Virgin Galactic, from a Volvo sweepstakes sponsored by Virgin. On April 20, 2005, Virgin Galactic president Will Whitehorn told a U.S. congressional hearing that 100 people had put down $20,000 deposits for their space flights. 13 days ago · Virgin Galactic posted on social media earlier this week that its carrier plane had landed in New Mexico and its main operating base was now at the spaceport.