Richard Branson aims to fly to space before Jeff Bezos

Richard Branson announced he will travel on a Virgin Galactic test flight on July 11.

News 12 Staff

Jul 2, 2021, 7:27 PM

Updated 1,080 days ago

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The U.S. added 850,000 jobs in the month of June, beating expectations. The unemployment rate rose slightly to 5.9%. 
Tesla revealed it produced and delivered over 200,000 cars in its second quarter, with most of them being the Model 3 or Model Y— a new record for the company.
Richard Branson announced he will travel on a Virgin Galactic test flight on July 11. The billionaire says he aims to beat Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos by making this trip. Bezos is set to go on his trip to space with his company Blue Origin on July 20.


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