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Virgin Galactic, the firm offering suborbital rocketplane thrill rides for the very wealthy, has signed up a partner company to conduct preflight training for its customers. The first hundred sign-ups with the Branson biz empire's nascent space operation - each of whom has paid $200k to be a "Virgin Galactic Founder" - will be …

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Anonymous Coward

Fair Use?

If the ship is full do we only get 1/4 of the journey.

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Anonymous Coward

Personal Ad?

Virgin seeks company with a wealthy space cadet, mustn't be too fat and have a rocket in their pocket. Successful candidate will partake in a pleasure-trip to see the stars!

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Anonymous Coward

Promotion please!

Think of all the very well paid jobs that will be on offer it goes mammories up!?!

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For the first time

in their tight fisted money grubbing little lives,

these rich bastards, will be positively patient.

This change of character brought on by

the prefright training

and just the whiff of the idea of simply launching

their asses into the side of a mountain to get

rid of them. We wouldn't do that would we?

Space? Er.. yah sure were going to space sign

here.

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Galactic?

Virgin Galactic? Excellent. I'm so bored with being stuck in the Milky Way. How much is a ticket to NGC 4414?

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Bronze badge

Most space flights do go titsup

The g forces are far too strong any other way. Face down you risk eye damage, sitting or standing your spine is under dangerous strains.

Wasn't that what you meant?

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