Branson Unveils Plans for Spaceport in New Mexico Richard Branson's space tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, announces that the state of New Mexico has agreed to allow the company to build a spaceport about 25 miles from Truth or Consequences, N.M.
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Branson Unveils Plans for Spaceport in New Mexico

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Branson Unveils Plans for Spaceport in New Mexico

Branson Unveils Plans for Spaceport in New Mexico

Branson Unveils Plans for Spaceport in New Mexico

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Richard Branson's space tourism venture, Virgin Galactic, announces that the state of New Mexico has agreed to allow the company to build a spaceport about 25 miles from Truth or Consequences, N.M.

Joshua Frankel, general manager of the Best Western Hot Springs Inn in Truth or Consequences, discusses the announcement.