Virgin Galactic

  • Profile
Virgin Galactic

.
.
United States

Space travel with Virgin Galactic. Experience the dream. Join over 330 Virgin Galactic astronauts who will venture into space

After two or three fabulous days of preparing with your crew – you're suited up and you're raring to go. The climb to 50,000 feet is marked with quiet contemplation but there's an air of confidence and eager anticipation.

Then the countdown to release, a brief moment of quiet before a wave of unimaginable but controlled power surges through the craft. You are instantly pinned back into your seat, overwhelmed but enthralled by the howl of the rocket motor and the eye- watering acceleration which, as you watch the read-out, has you traveling in a matter of seconds, at almost 2500mph, over 3 times the speed of sound.

As you hurtle through the edges of the atmosphere, the large windows show the cobalt blue sky turning to mauve and indigo and finally to black. You're on a high; this is really happening, you're loving it and you're coping well. You start to relax; but in an instant your senses are back on full alert, the world contained in your spaceship has completely transformed.


Services:





Virgin Galactic Latest News

Read more Virgin Galactic news or subscribe to this Virgin Galactic feed

Xtraordinary Adventures Offering Space Flights on The Lynx Xtraordinary Adventures Offering Space Flights on The Lynx

Xtraordinary Adventures, in conjunction with RocketShip Tours, is taking reservations for space flights on The Lynx, XCOR Aerospace's newest fully reusable rocket powered suborbital vehicle.

Sir Richard Branson Unveils Virgin Galactic Space Travel Sir Richard Branson Unveils Virgin Galactic Space Travel

Sir Richard Branson unveiled the latest entreprenurial venture for Virgin: Space Travel. Virgin Galactic, a division of Virgin Atlantic Airways, will offer space toursim aboard the Virgin Enterprise. The first space tourism flights are set to launch in 2011 and bookings are already in effect for the first space travel flights.

Related Luxury Travel Companies:


Space Adventures

Founded in 1998, Space Adventures is the world’s premier private space exploration company and the only company currently providing opportunities for actual private spaceflight and space tourism today. Using proven equipment and working side-by-side with professional astronauts and cosmonauts, they [...]

Company: Space Adventures
22182, United States

Services: Space Tourism
Contact Space Adventures
Galactic Suite Limited

Founded in 2007, Galactic Suite Limited is a private space tourism company that builds and develops cutting-edge concepts to create a fully integrated space tourism experience. The company intends to develop orbital resorts with modular bio-inspired space habitats.

Company: Galactic Suite Limited
United States

Services: Space Tourism
Contact Galactic Suite Limited
Incredible Adventures

Incredible Adventures offers fighter jet flights in six countries, space adventures at Star City, four different great white shark dives, military adventures around the world, and much, much more. The company maintains a full-time staff in Sarasota and Moscow and a worldwide network of really [...]

Company: Incredible Adventures
34242, United States

Services: Extreme Adventures, Private Jet, Space Tourism
Contact Incredible Adventures
Xtraordinary Adventures

Xtraordinary Adventures is offering an opportunity to learn about the exciting new space travel industry and actually reserve your future spot on LYNX, soon  to be one of the world's first civilian space vehicles that will begin flying and carrying private citizens to the Edge of [...]

Company: Xtraordinary Adventures
33434, United States

Services: Space Tourism
Service Areas: Florida, United States
Contact Xtraordinary Adventures
Rocketship Tours

RocketShip Tours and XCOR Aerospace have developed a comprehensive program that emphasizes luxury, quality, and confidence. Supported by world-class facilities and experts in the fields of Rocket Science, Spacesuit Technology, Aerospace Medicine, and Luxury Travel, this is your chance to be [...]

Company: Rocketship Tours
85012, United States

Services: Space Tourism
Contact Rocketship Tours