Next Spaceflight

Status

Suborbital
Success

Unity 22

Launch Time
Sun Jul 11, 2021 15:25 UTC

First fully crewed flight for SpaceShipTwo.

Rocket

SpaceShipTwo
Virgin Galactic
Status: Active
Payload to LEO: 0 kg
Payload to GTO: 0 kg
Stages: 1
Strap-ons: 0

Vehicles

VSS Unity

Flight #8
Spaceport America

Mission Details

Unity 22

The Unity 22 mission will be a flight test for VSS Unity and Virgin Galactic's fourth crewed spaceflight. It will also be the first to carry a full crew of two pilots and four mission specialists in the cabin, including the company’s founder, Sir Richard Branson, who will be testing the private astronaut experience.

Suborbital

Location

VMS Eve, Spaceport America, New Mexico, USA

Stats

SpaceShipTwo

12th mission
10th successful mission
2nd consecutive successful mission