Virgin Galactic is a commercial spaceflight company founded by Sir Richard Branson.Image Credit: Google
The company's goal is to provide safe, affordable, and accessible space travel for tourists.Image Credit: Google
In August of 2018, Virgin Galactic's stock fell by 3% after the company reported that it had missed its deadlines for test flights and passenger trips.Image Credit: Google
The company's missed deadlines are likely due to the fact that it has been dealing with several setbacks in recent years.Image Credit: Google
In 2014, one of Virgin Galactic's pilots died in a test flight accident.Image Credit: Google
And in 2016, the company's SpaceShipTwo crashed during a test flight, killing another pilot.Image Credit: Google
Despite these setbacks, Virgin Galactic remains focused on fulfilling its mission.Image Credit: Google
The company is currently in the process of building a new spaceship, and it plans to resume test flights in early 2019.Image Credit: Google
It also expects to begin passenger trips later in 2019.
Investors may be concerned about Virgin Galactic's missed deadlines, but the company remains optimistic about its future prospects.
For investors who are willing to bet on the company's long-term success.
Virgin Galactic represents an interesting investment opportunity.