As famous for his thrill-seeking lifestyle and publicity stunts as for his vast business empire, Richard Branson has set his sights on the stars as he prepares for liftoff on his first space flight.
Billionaire Sir Richard Branson's much-awaited flight to space had been delayed due to the weather, the company said on Sunday.
British billionaire Richard Branson on Sunday soared more than 50 miles above the New Mexico desert aboard his Virgin Galactic rocket plane and safely returned in the vehicle’s first fully crewed test flight to space, a symbolic
Perhaps Richard Branson has his share of CSR activities, but then, the wishful thinking is that the pioneer status could be used for medical advancements, for innovation where drought and famine make people go hungry and
My dream when I was about six was to be a late-night, long-distance lorry driver. It wasn’t so much that I liked the idea of lorries or driving, but that I had seen the Yorkie adverts and I liked the idea of chocolate. Often after a gig, I’ll drive home
By taking off for the edge of space, Richard Branson, the billionaire, bold, enterprising entrepreneur who treads the road less travelled always, has pulled off a feat few CEOs in his shoes would do. He has put his money where his mouth is.
Jeff Bezos, the richest person in the world, is set to join the astronaut club Tuesday on the first crewed launch by Blue Origin, another key moment in a big month for the fledgling space tourism industry.
Maharashtra-born Sanjal Gavande works with Blue Origin, the company founded by billionaire Jeff Bezos.
This is with reference to the news “Diehard optimist Branson pulls off incredible feat,” (July 14). Well, we wish these types of news are different. Why can’t the three billionaires – Richard Branson, Jeff Bezos and Elon Musk compete to be the first to eradicate homelessness,