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Last Updated: Tuesday December 08 2009 18:00 GMT

Now you can take a trip to space!

The Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo

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Virgin boss Richard Branson has unveiled a new passenger rocket that will take tourists into space.

The two hour journey will take people into orbit just above Earth's atmosphere.

The Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo can take six passengers, but it's not cheap at £121,000 per person.

They reckon the first spacecraft will be ready to carry passengers by around 2011, and about 300 people have already signed up for it.

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