Mission: Space

Our Morgan Brennan is in Huntsville, Alabama for us where that city is looking for big growth which includes ties to the aerospace and defense sectors.

Virgin Galactic stock soared Monday as Sir Richard Branson’s space tourism company began trading publicly.

Private space tourism is about to go public.

Shareholders approved Virgin Galactic’s merger with one of Chamath Palihapitiya’s ventures, according to SEC filings, setting up the space tourism company to list directly on the New York Stock Exchange on Monday.

Under Armour is making the spacesuits that Virgin Galactic astronauts will wear on flights to the edge of space.

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk and NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine addressed concerns about safety for the company’s crew capsule during a media briefing at SpaceX headquarters.

Lockheed Martin is awarded billions of dollars to power the next lunar landing. Morgan Brennan has more for us.

Bertha Coombs has a special report on how a former Microsoft tech is now using his skills to make a video game company for doctors and even astronauts to help them train for medical procedures.

Morgan Brennan gives us an exclusive look inside Virgin Galactic’s Spaceport which is the place you will be waiting before boarding a flight to space.

We’re seeing high tech rockets being built to deploy satellites in space which powers most of the technology we use in our daily lives. Morgan Brennan reports.

We’ll tell you the other billionaires reaching for the stars on the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. Morgan Brennan reports.

The nation enters a new era of space exploration…50 years after mankind first set foot on the moon. Morgan Brennan has more for us.

Richard Branson wants to take tourists into space on his Virgin Galactic and he’s making it possible for investors to be part of this journey. Morgan Brennan has more for us from the New York Stock Exchange.

“Shark Tank’s” Kevin O’Leary recently had the opportunity to take a tour of the Virgin Galactic hangar when it was located in Mojave, California. He also spoke with Richard Branson about the cost for a seat on the Virgin Galactic as well as celebrities who have already signed on to be the first ones heading into space as tourists.

SpaceX is raising yet another round of funding, a month after completing its second fundraising of the year.

SpaceX caught the half of the fairing, or nose cone, of its Falcon Heavy rocket on Tuesday, passing another milestone as the company seeks to consistently reuse an expensive part of its rocket.