TOP STORIES: July 2021
Each month we round up some of the top stories in space, entrepreneurship, innovation, finance and technology.
Here’s our round-up for July:
#MyGalileoSolution winner 10Lines hits the mark and signs deal with Tera Ventures capital
The European Space Agency is proposing a precise navigation system at the Moon, much like the sat-nav technology we have here on Earth. Find out more.
Blue Origin safely launches four commercial astronauts to space and back
On July 20, Blue Origin successfully completed New Shepard’s first human flight with four private citizens onboard. Read more at Blue Origin.
Virgin Galactic SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETES FIRST FULLY CREWED SPACEFLIGHT
On July 11, 2021 Virgin Galactic flew its first fully crewed rocket powered test flight, which welcomed the beginning of a new space age. Aboard Unity22 was its team of two pilots and four mission specialists, including Sir Richard Branson. They put our Future Astronaut spaceflight experience to the final test, while giving the world a preview of the life-changing experience. Read more at Virgin Galactic.