Virgin Galactic Given FAA Approval For Passenger Spaceflights

On Friday, it was announced that Virgin Galactic’s existing operator license for space transportation had been updated by the FAA to include passengers. This move will allow the company to push forward with its space tourism ambitions. Let’s look at the progress it has made so far.


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Ohh this is most certainly exciting!

I’m already in space… Anyhow it would be super cool!

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Quite interesting!

If the cost to make the rockets and stabilize the fuel decreases then maybe in the distant future but still definitely something that will only be available to the elite.

Friday saw Virgin Galatic announce that it had attained FAA approval to take passengers into space. With the world set to experience commercially available space tourism for the first time ever, what can passengers expect when climbing aboard a Virgin Spaceship? Let’s take a look.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://simpleflying.com/virgin-galactic-inside/