Its company, Virgin Galactic, plans to make first trips with tourism spaces this year. On Friday he made another successful attempt.
Virgin Galactic made the fifth supersonic test On Friday, it was a key milestone, placing the third-party worker in the spacecraft.
Beth Master, master of the astronauts of the Virgin Mary, two riders flew to begin the humanitarian tests at the cockpit, writing executive director George Whitesides on Twitter. Virgin Galactic announced the test flight reached 90 kilometers high and 3.0 Mach speed up.
Moses is a former NASA engineer who was it International Space Station. The work of the Virgin is to help clients slow down the space flight and microgravity. The company, who intends to reach rich tourists in space, will hold a two-day training course at the New Mexico campus.
Virgin Galactic wants to start the first commercial flights in 2019, depending on flight data. The founder of Virgin Group, Richard Branson, He said he will be among the first customers to fly aboard.
The company will carry out operations Mojave, California, Spaceport to America, New Mexicobefore commencing commercial space.