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Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is one of the businesses that could use a British spaceport. Here, Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo is pictured during a glide flight.
Richard Branson's Virgin Galactic is one of the businesses that could use a British spaceport. Here, Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo is pictured during a glide flight.

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Virgin Galactic has been without a spacecraft since a 2014 crash. CNN's Rachel Crane explains why the new craft is important to the future of space travel.

Virgin Galactic to unveil new spaceship

Virgin Galactic has been without a spacecraft since a 2014 crash. CNN's Rachel Crane explains why the new craft is important to the future of space travel.