Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reaches space on 2nd try

Virgin Orbit Boeing 747-400 rocket launch platform, named Cosmic Girl, takes off from Mojave Air and Space Port, Mojave (MHV) on its second orbital launch demonstration in the Mojave Desert, north of Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Matt Hartman) Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit reached space on Sunday, eight months after the first demonstration flight of its air-launched […]