Virgin Shares Plunge As Aborted Launch Creates New Space-Program Delay

After all of SpaceX’s aborted launches and outright failures (none of which, thankfully, resulted in the loss of human life), you’d think the market would have internalized the notion that rocket launches sometimes get aborted three or four times before the circumstances align in just the right way. Not so. Shares of Robinhood favorite Virgin…

“Flight Crew Is Ready” – Virgin Galactic Prepares Test Flight From New Mexico Spaceport

Virgin Galactic’s first rocket-powered test flight from Spaceport America in southern New Mexico is expected on Saturday morning.  Virgin Galactic tweeted Friday that the “flight window is now open. We will fly no earlier than Saturday. We have range clearance through the weekend and can extend into next week if necessary.”  Good morning from NM….