Space Tourism: An Everyday Reality?


In the California desert, in intense secrecy, the world’s first space tourism program is born. Two visionaries—entrepreneur Sir Richard Branson and legendary aerospace designer Burt Rutan—take on the ultimate challenge: building the craft and infrastructure for the world’s first spaceline. A team of maverick engineers design, build, and test-fly the craft that will one day transport thousands of ordinary people into space.

Virgin Galactic “Will It Fly?” premieres Monday, October 18th at 10P et/pt.

Video Blog One: One of the producers of Virgin Galactic talks about the highs—and lows—of working in the Mojave desert.

Video Blog Two: The director of “Will It Fly?” talks about what it’s like to work with such a dedicated team of engineers.