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A look at space tourism

Duration: 05:16

We spoke to David Mackay who is hoping to pilot the first Galatic flight that will be open to tourists as early as 2014.

David is the chief pilot at Virgin Galatic and he tells us about what the first space tourists might expect.

He says he hopes the test programme will start next year

Available since: Tue 11 Dec 2012

This clip is from

Breakfast 11/12/2012

The latest news, sport, business and weather from the BBC's Breakfast team.

First broadcast: 11 Dec 2012

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