Virgin Galactic CEO George Whitesides joins CNBC's "Squawk Alley" team to discuss the outlook for the space company after its stock has seen record highs in 2020.
Virgin Galactic has gained more than 220% in 2020. Lisa Rich, managing partner at Hemisphere Ventures, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss.
CNBC's Jim Cramer said that the rapid climb for Virgin Galactic shares may leave many traders burned and that the company isn't close to delivering the promise of space tourism.
"Young women need to know that these opportunities are available to them."
Hundreds of start-ups have flocked to the space sector, joining Google and SpaceX in bringing sophisticated technologies that include artificial intelligence and quantum computing to space.
From jet lag cures and sushi counters to 600-thread count linen and new ways to score miles, airlines are pulling out the stops to win customers on the ground and in the air.
Elon Musk just shared a simulation of what a crewed SpaceX flight could look like. The CEO tweeted that the Crew Dragon capsule should be "physically ready" in February, but added it will probably take a few more months to complete critical safety tests.
The Boeing Starliner spacecraft managed to land in New Mexico after a botched mission in which it failed to dock at the International Space Station. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports.
Hundreds of startups are working on the next evolution of air travel: electric flight. From commuting in air taxis to making regional flights more affordable and long-haul flights more environmentally friendly, electric planes hold a lot of promise. So in the era of electric cars, why are planes so far behind?
Hundreds of startups have begun work on the next evolution of air travel: electric flight. But in the era of electric cars, why are planes so far behind?
Chad Anderson, Space Angels CEO, joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" team to discuss why Boeing's Starliner mission failure could have larger consequences for the company's race against SpaceX.
Jim Bridenstine, NASA administrator, joins CNBC's Morgan Brennan to discuss what went wrong with Boeing's Starliner test flight.
Boeing's spacecraft Starliner did not achieve the proper orbit it needed to reach the International Space Station, shortly after the capsule launched from Florida early Friday morning. The error prevented it from reaching its goal of docking with the International Space Station.
CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the latest details out of Cape Canaveral where the Boeing Starliner launched into space in an attempt to rendezvous with the International Space Station.
Boeing's Starliner capsule launched from Cape Canaveral Friday morning, but NASA says there was an issue with the spacecraft achieving the proper orbit. CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports on the latest details of the developing story.
Investment in the space industry has taken one giant leap this decade. Neil deGrasse Tyson, astrophysicist with the American Museum of Natural History, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the future of the business of space and more.
NASA's Artemis Program is aiming to put humans back on the moon by 2024 and pave the way for private companies to build a lunar economy and one day send humans to mars. Jim Bridenstine, NASA administrator, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss.
SpaceX launched its 19th cargo mission for NASA, complete with a host of scientific research and cargo bound for astronauts on board the International Space Station. Some of the experiments include beer brewing, fire combustion and a system to take better picture of Earth's surface. Genetically engineered mice with increased muscle mass are also on board as part of the scientific study of how to prevent muscle and bone loss in astronauts.
NASA has been changing in several different ways, especially by partnering with corporations to develop new technologies.
NASA administrator Jim Bridenstine joins CNBC's "Closing Bell" to talk about NASA's announcement of 5 new partnerships with commercial space companies.