How is orbital flight different from suborbital? | Science | Society

70-year-old billionaire Richard Branson owner of Virgin Galactic, successfully completed a suborbital test flight on the Unity-22 spacecraft on 11 July. This was reported on the company’s website. This was Virgin Galactic’s first experimental flight with a full crew in the cockpit. There were also five employees in the company on board: test pilots Dave … Read more