Branson’s spaceship

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Posted July 12, 2012 by Johnny2x in Science

Maybe your family’s idea of a good time is going to see the biggest ball of twine in Minnesota but if you are in Richard Branson’s family you do things bigger. Like go to space.

 Richard Branson stole the show here Wednesday, announcing that he and his family would be on Virgin Galactic’s first trip into space

From Yahoo News:

Branson’s spaceship steals the spotlight at airshow

Photo By Adrian Dennis/AFP

British tycoon Richard Branson stole the show here Wednesday, announcing that he and his family would be on Virgin Galactic’s first trip into space, as Airbus and Boeing eked out more plane orders.

Branson was showcasing a full size mock-up of his SpaceShipTwo (SS2) aircraft at the biennial Farnborough airshow near London — a key event in the aviation sector calendar that typically sees planemakers Airbus and Boeing battle for orders.

“Obviously this is the most exciting adventure I have ever undertaken,” Branson, founder of the Virgin Galactic space programme, told AFP.

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