Virgin Galactic is doing its first trade mission

02/09/2021
Credit: NASA
Credit: NASA

News! Virgin Galactic Holdings Inc. will launch its first trade mission. Billionaire Richard Branson's space company has announced that it will launch their first commercial mission. It will be called, as they said, Unity 23. This mission will not be done by them alone. It will be made in cooperation with the Italian Air Force, which have accepted this collaboration so far. The time they set is not exact, they claimed that the time will be announced later, but a term approx. it is the end of September or the beginning of October. 

Of course, the mission will be one with a crew on board, from Italy, there will be 3 members. The main goal of the company is to be able to investigate how the human body behaves on a commercial mission, at low gravity in space and many other things. Yes, as far as you know, this mission will be the first commercial mission with a crew on board. After that, Richard and his company announced that from 2022 they will try to make regular flights and more and more, some only space tourism, others with commercial missions. 

We wish success to Virgin Galactic and the Italians and to those working on this project to be able to complete it successfully. 

Article by: Andacs Robert Eugen 

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