Reply to post: Re: ....does not require the infrastructure needed by vertically launched rockets

Virgin Orbit at last ready to live up to its name: Branson's other space adventure set for maiden flight this weekend

JimboSmith Silver badge

Re: ....does not require the infrastructure needed by vertically launched rockets

But it does need a 10000ft runway for the 747, a trained crew to fly it, and someone to serve them fish ...

The life of everyone on board depends upon just one thing: finding someone back there who can not only fly this plane, but who didn't have fish for dinner.

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