Although the finished article is still a long way off, Martin Sippel, project coordinator for SpaceLiner
at the German Aerospace Center believes the project could attract private funding within a decade, the Daily Mail reported.
is being developed by a high-tech company in California.
Founded by British billionaire Sir Richard Branson, Virgin Galactic is a private space company seeking to become the world's first passenger spaceliner
The transport system is German aerospace centre DLR's liquid oxygen/liquid hydrogen-propelled Spaceliner
California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger and New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson christened the spaceliner
Virgin SpaceShip (VSS) Enterprise.
The company, led by aerospace designer Burt Rutan, is building a spaceliner
in Mojave, Calif.
At a time when Richard Branson is planning to launch spaceliners
to take passengers into orbit, itAEs astounding that Arriva canAEt even get commuters past Cathays.