Competing with the likes of SpaceX and Blue Origin, Virgin Galactic has an eye on launching its $250,000-a-seat space tourism service in the … Both Virgin Galactic and Blue Origin have in work suborbital “joyride” spacecraft to send people to the edge of space for a brief time. For the moment, Bezos wants to bring tourists on suborbital flights around the Earth. Virgin Orbit is taking a unique approach to spaceflight compared to the likes of Elon Musk's SpaceX and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin. Yesterday Branson had a successful flight test of his latest rocket! SpaceX said the Falcon 9 "was designed from the ground up for maximum reliability." For 14 years, Richard Branson and Virgin Galactic have been working toward taking people to space, and they may be about to beat Elon Musk's SpaceX and Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to the milestone. The Falcon Heavy is the most powerful rocket, in use today, and is a truly impressive piece of engineering. They had some overlap, but, by and large, the former is … Much like SpaceX, Jeff Bezos and Blue Origin want to use reusable rockets to lower the cost of space travel. I'm sorry but hands down it's gonna be spaceX, Bezos, Blue org, is more into spacelab's and habitates, and Richard Branson Virgin , is into giving rides in space! For a while, the most recognizable names in private spaceflight were Virgin Galactic and SpaceX. However, that will have to come at a later date.
SPACEX VS. BLUE ORIGIN VS. VIRGIN GALACTIC: ROUND 2. On February 6th, after years of anticipation, SpaceX launched their beastly Falcon Heavy.