Reserve Your Seat on Virgin Galactic!

The Virgin Group owned by Sir Richard Branson and Abu Dhabi’s Aabar Investments is offering a trip into Space. The event is being promoted as the first step towards becoming an astronaut. The cost of this flight will be US$ 250,000 besides some other deposits that would be refundable.

It is also worth mentioning that reservations should be made as soon as possible to increase your chances of making a voyage with unexplored vistas of the Universe. About 600 people have already booked their seats for this memorable lifetime experience and by going in for the same, you will be able to join an elite group of astronauts who have visited the Universe on numerous occasions.

As your booking for the space trip gets confirmed, priority access will be provided to you for various Virgin Galactic events that would be taking place over the course of time. The future austronauts who have already booked for the journey have got an opportunity to visit Necker Island with Richard Branson.


All who enrol for the program are also put across a stringent G-force training and milestone powered tests in Mojave islands. Only after successful completion of the training program can one think about becoming a part of the final lucky lot who will head to the Universe.

The trip is being promoted as a unique event that will turn out to be a lifetime experience, for those who undertake it. Three days of pre flight preparation is a requirement, in order to make astronauts comfortable with the experience.

The pre flight preparation is essential to make the astronauts mentally and physically capable of encountering challenges that might arise during the course of the space trip.  Virgin Group has ensured that all the participants are put through this challenging schedule to ensure the enjoyment of this journey.

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Health and fitness aspects are also considered while selecting potential future astronauts for this mission. To make their vision of experiencing micro gravity and a new dimension of the earth, all the participants are put through pre flight medical checks. In the last pre medical check that was conducted by the Virgin group, about 88 possible future astronauts were put through pre flight medical tests. Tests for experiencing the G force also forms an imperative part of these pre-flight medical tests.

Of the 88 people, around 88.93 % were able to complete the training session successfully. The participants’ ages ranged between 22 and 88.

If you are pondering about becoming a part of this unique event, you need to possess a lot of mental and physical strength, besides having the zeal to be a part of a unique mission that will enable you to explore the universe from a new dimension.

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