British billionaire wants to develop space tourism
 Tbilisi 13:33 - 09.02.15 «GHN»
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The owner of The Spaceship Company Richard Branson builds new spaceship for space tourists, reports GHN.
The spaceship SpaceShip Two which was created for commercial flights "died" in 2014 while testing.
Gismeteo writes that in spite of this failure Branson is not going to stop and wants to build new spaceship to develop space tourism from the earth.
With the order of businessman soon will be accomplished building of SpaceShip Two and the testing of new ship will take place till the end of the year.
"We plan to implement test flight this near," states the company Virgin Galactic the duty of which is to implement commercial flights.
In Virgin Galactic they state that they will begin to bring tourists into space from earth from 2016.
It is already known that SpaceSHip Two will fly on 100 miles height. With the help of SpaceShip Two the cost of the flight will be 250 thousand dollars and it will last during two hours. On the spaceship there will be 2 crew members and 6 passengers.
In the company as space tourists are already registered 880 persons, among them are also Brenson and his 2 children.

 



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