Richard Charles Nicholas Branson is an English business magnate, investor, author and commercial astronaut. On sunday richard Branson travel into space by its own space ship. 71-year-old Richard Branson and five crewmates from his Virgin Galactic space-tourism company reached an altitude of about 53 miles (88 kilometers) over the New Mexico desert enough to experience three to four minutes of weightlessness and see the curvature of the Earth and then safely glided to a runway landing.
Richard Branson became the first person to blast off in his own spaceship, beating. Jeff Bezos by nine days. He also became only the second septuagenarian to depart for space.