Richard Branson, born 1950, is set to enter space on a commercial flight with his company, Virgin Galactic. On July 11,2021 at 7:30 am, Branson and a small group will enter space, just 50 feet above earth before descending back into the atmosphere. The whole experience is to last 90 minutes.
This is the first commercial trip to space. People will be able to pay for a seat to fly up to space for approx $250,000. The flights should be open to the public in 2022.
Here is the live feed of the flight.