Boeing's Starliner spacecraft failed to put itself on the correct course during an uncrewed test flight on Friday and will not reach the International Space Station during this mission.
Blue Origin, the stealthy company founded by Amazon's billionaire founder Jeff Bezos, just launched another test flight of its tourism rocket as it steadily inches toward sending paying customers into space.
Virgin Galactic's stock is soaring after an analyst said its space planes could one day disrupt the air travel industry, potentially raking in nearly a trillion dollars a year in sales.
Virgin Galactic began trading on the New York Stock exchange Monday — another sign that entrepreneur-built space companies are maturing.
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is set to become the first publicly traded commercial human spaceflight company. It could go public as soon as Monday, the company announced Thursday.
Virgin Galactic, the space tourism startup that could be months away from its first commercial flight, unveiled its line of Under-Armour-made spacesuits for passengers.
It has been 50 years since man first stepped on the moon, and we're still harboring dreams of escaping life on Earth for the mysteries of space.
Richard Branson's space tourism startup, Virgin Galactic, is showing off a luxurious lounge area and top-shelf amenities for its wealthy clientele.
A space revolution is upon us — so says the new wave of tech entrepreneurs pledging to colonize the cosmos.
Richard Branson is bringing Virgin Galactic to the stock market.
Richard Branson's space tourism startup, Virgin Galactic, is moving to New Mexico ahead of its first commercial flight.
Jeff Bezos may be ready to bring Blue Origin, his secretive space company, out of the shadows.
Blue Origin, the rocket company founded by Jeff Bezos, successfully completed another test launch of its space tourism rocket.
Blue Origin, the rocket company founded by Jeff Bezos, is testing its space tourism rocket again.
If you're willing to spend $250,000 for a quick trip to space, that option is getting closer to reality.
Virgin Galactic will attempt one of its highest and fastest test flights ever, and it could bring the company closer to its goal of launching paying customers to space this year.
After months of testing Richard Branson's rocket-powered plane at lower altitudes, two of Virgin Galactic's test pilots made it to the edge of space on Thursday — 51.4 miles above Earth.
Virgin Galactic's supersonic space plane soared into the upper reaches of Earth's atmosphere Thursday for a milestone test flight. It indicates the company is not far off from sending tourists to space.
Virgin Galactic, Richard Branson's space tourism startup, will attempt Thursday to send its rocket-powered plane closer to space than it's ever been.
Four years ago, a co-pilot was killed during a Virgin Galactic test flight. The tragedy left the future in doubt for the space tourism company and derailed its plans to begin commercial flights to the edge of space.
Richard Branson says Virgin Galactic is on the verge of a major achievement: It will send astronauts into space by Christmas.
The race to put tourists into space seems to be a glacially slow one most of the time, and then BOOM -- it suddenly takes a supersonic leap forward.
Richard Branson's spaceship fired up its rocket engine Thursday, marking the first powered test flight for the company since a fatal crash left it hamstrung in 2014.