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.