Space Flight(Search results - 4)
Weird NewsJul 23, 2021, 6:56 PM IST
Jeff Bezos and crew tosses Skittle candy at each other on Blue origin space flight; Watch video
A video of Jeff Bezos and the crew tossing Skittle candy at each other on Blue Origin’s New Shepard spacecraft is making rounds on social media, and netizens are enjoying watching it.
Top StoriesJul 12, 2021, 7:21 PM IST
Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson's Indian connection
Billionaire businessman and founder of the Virgin Group, Richard Branson, who embarked on his journey to space onboard his space flight Virgin Galactic on Sunday (July 11), has a surprising Indian connection – an ancestor from Tamil Nadu's Cuddalore.
TechnologyJul 11, 2021, 9:18 PM IST
'License to thrill': Billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in Virgin Galactic's Unity spaceship
After achieving the space feat, Richard Branson said, "Congratulations to everyone for creating such a beautiful, beautiful day."
TechnologyJul 11, 2021, 9:50 AM IST
Virgin Galactic's Richard Branson to launch himself into space today; power the next space age
A twin-fuselage carrier aircraft, VMS Eve, will take off with VSS Unity and release it at the height of roughly 50,000 feet (15,000m). VSS Unity pilots Dave Mackay and Michael Masucci will then ignite its rocket engines, muscling the spacecraft to Mach 3 above the 50 miles (80km) altitude, which is considered the boundary of space.