This December 12, 2017, handout photograph provided by Blue Origin shows the New Shepard Booster landing on a pad in West Texas after a successful test flight. Photo: Agence France-Presse

Space tourism flights with Virgin and Blue Origin are mere months from lift-off. Their journeys will be worlds apart

While Richard Branson’s Virgin Galactic will take passengers aloft in something resembling a private jet, Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin will use send them hurtling into space atop an 18-metre rocket

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This December 12, 2017, handout photograph provided by Blue Origin shows the New Shepard Booster landing on a pad in West Texas after a successful test flight. Photo: Agence France-Presse
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