Maja Mandzikashvili

Did Covid-19 put commercial space travel on hold?

How did the coronavirus pandemic affected commercial space travel? Will COVID-19 stop Elon Musk and other tech entrepreneurs from launching their space projects? ...

Zivile Zalagenaite

“Unity, Welcome to Space”: Virgin Galactic reaches edge of space

Once only imagined in fiction, commercial travel to space just got another step closer to reality. Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo VSS Unity completed a successful maiden flight on the edge of space, reaching 51.4 miles (approximately 82.7 kilometers) altitude on December 13, 2018. The flight, shown in a video below, marked more than one first time achievement....

AeroTime Team

Opinion: financing and regulating trips to the final frontier

To the ordinary person, commercial space travel may seem like a pipe dream, but at an embryonic level a few well-funded space companies are creaking into action. Most of these space tourism products and technologies are still in their early stages, so for a commercial company setting a price is a delicate balancing act....