Sir Richard Branson has planned to become the first man to marry a couple in outer space. Richard, 58, would be conducting the ceremony some 70 miles above Earth. The function would be on the first Galactic sub-orbital flight in 2009.
Richard had already conducted a wedding in mid-air. In 2007, he officiated the wedding of Virgin America marketing director Dimitrios Papadognonas and Coco Jones. The plane flew from San Francisco to Las Vegas.
Virgin Galactic’s spokesman said that they received 2 bookings hat involved weddings. One was a marriage in space and the other was a honeymoon in space.
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