Virgin Galactic Unveils World's First Commercial Spaceport

Spaceport America, which is located close to the town of Truth or Consequences in New Mexico, will be home to Virgin Galactic's mission control. Following a successful test flight with a passenger in February of this year, Virgin Galactic is edging ever closer to offering trips for space tourists. Hundreds of people from around the world have already put down deposits for Virgin's suborbital flights.