• Virgin Galactic's CEO: What Space Tourism Will Really Be Like

    3 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Forget the stories of NASA's famous “Vomit Commit,” the plane that provides training flights for future astronauts. According to Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides, the company's flights to space-a 90-minute experience up and down again-shouldn't upset passengers' stomachs.
    “I have done several zero g flights,” Whiteside told Fortune in an interview. Maybe not surprising as he is a former NASA chief of staff, which explains why he also says he knows a lot of astronauts. “These days, as long it's not many repeated , most people aren't bothered.”
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