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Watch out Tesla: Richard Branson's Virgin Group might soon enter the electric car biz

Watch out Tesla: Richard Branson's Virgin Group might soon enter the electric car biz

By 19 March 2015

Richard Branson has apparently taken up an interest in electric cars. Branson is the billionaire founder of Virgin Group. It's comprised of a tonne of companies and brands, which encompass everything from planes to spacecraft, but it might one day expand... >>

Richard Branson's Virgin Group will help OneWeb launch internet satellites for global web access

Richard Branson's Virgin Group will help OneWeb launch internet satellites for global web access

By 15 January 2015

OneWeb is building an internet service powered by hundreds of satellites, thanks to funding from Richard Branson’s Virgin Group and Qualcomm. OneWeb, formerly called WorldVu Satellites, wants rural and emerging markets to have access to internet service.... >>

FAA deal allows Virgin Galactic to finally launch commercial spaceflights

FAA deal allows Virgin Galactic to finally launch commercial spaceflights

By 30 May 2014

Virgin Galactic is now clear to take off into suborbital space with human space tourists, thanks to a green-light from the US Federal Aviation Administration. Virgin Galactic is an American-based, British-owned commercial spaceflight company that Sir... >>