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New era of space tourism unveiled


The British business tycoon, Richard Branson, has unveiled an aircraft in the US that will be used for his project to launch tourists into space.

Rajesh Mirchandani takes a closer look at the design of the Virgin Galactic mothership.

First broadcast in July 2008


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