TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, NM - JULY 10: The tail fins of a Virgin Galactics spaceplanes is seen in front of Spaceport America, prior to the launch of Virgin Galactics SpaceShipTwo Unity, July 10, 2021 in Truth Or Consequences, New Mexico. Scheduled to travel to space aboard VSS unity on the first fully crewed Virgin Galactic flight, are pilots Dave Mackay and Michael Masucci, and mission specialists Sirisha Bandla, Sir Richard Branson, Colin Bennett, and Beth Moses. (Photo by David Lienemann/Getty Images)
(Photo by David Lienemann/Getty Images)
TRUTH OR CONSEQUENCES, N.M. — Thrill-seeking billionaire Richard Branson has reached space aboard his own winged rocket ship in his boldest adventure yet.