Richard Branson Books His Ride On SpaceShipTwo

Richard Branson, founder of Virgin Galactic.
Credit: Virgin Galactic
LOS ANGELES—Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson’s 17-year wait for a ride on SpaceShipTwo is coming to an end, with the billionaire entrepreneur due to launch on July 11 as part of a shakedown crew ahead of the company’s commercial debut. Branson, who turns 71 on July 18, will be joined in the...

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