LAS CRUCES, New Mexico—Virgin Galactic has declared its new base at Spaceport America operationally ready as the company sets its sights on the long-anticipated start of commercial suborbital spaceflights from the New Mexico facility in 2020. The milestone comes three months after the spaceline company announced it was transitioning the remaining flight tests of its SpaceShipTwo VMS Unity from Mojave Air & Spaceport in California to New Mexico to accelerate operational ...


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