Space tourism has turned into a hot commodity in recent years.
Nonetheless, Sir Richard is undeterred and says there will be customer demand.
Japanese online retail tycoon Yusaku Maezawa has been unveiled as the first person to buy a ticket for Elon Musk's SpaceX mission to the moon.
'You know, it's important he's got to find time for himself, ' the 68-year-old said.
'I think that learning the art of delegation better would be his one flaw'.
'He's got to find time for himself, he's got to find time for his health and for his family.
He reached an agreement with U.S. regulators last month to step down as Tesla chair and pay a $20 million (£15 million) fine for what the Securities and Exchange Commission called "false and misleading" claims. Its main focus is on private touristic space travel from a spaceport in New Mexico, but it is also laying the bureaucratic groundwork to launch both research and private missions from Italy.
The announcement comes amid a closely fought race between Branson's Virgin Galactic and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to get the first fare-paying passengers into space.
"We are more than tantalizingly close now, so we should be in space within weeks, not months", he told CNBC.
But while Sir Richard believes Musk is "doing fantastically well" in getting cargo into space - including his own auto - the real tussle is between the Virgin boss and Bezos.
The first space tourists, who visited the International Space Station (ISS) in the 2000s, paid tens of millions of dollars for the privilege.
The current asking price for a short trip to the lower edges of space costs around £200,000 to book through Virgin Galactic, although Branson says that once his fleet is fully running that could fall to around £40,000 within a decade or so.
"We should be in space within weeks, not months".
Branson said in May that Virgin Galactic and Bezos' Blue Origin were tied in the race for the first commercial spaceflight.
The reusable New Shepard rocket and spacecraft is meant to carry up to six space tourists, researchers and/or experiments on brief suborbital flights, the company has said.
But so far - despite many promises to launch - the company is still in the testing phase.
At the time Branson added that he hoped to become an astronaut within a year with Virgin Galactic.
The rumored deal would also be considerably favorable for Obsidian, which has struggled with financial issues in the past. That's why it had to turn to Kickstarter to fund their Pillars of Eternity IP and its sequel .
Once again, you can save all your favourite moments with free, unlimited photo and video storage in the original resolution. Google has incorporated its famous AI into the cameras on the Pixel 3 in a more comprehensive way than ever before.
Stacey Solomon told her "What a powerful, important message". "Everyone will have their own opinion on what we feel about it". Meanwhile, Seann wrote: "In light of the story in today's newspaper I would like to offer my honest apologies for my actions.
To that end, the Pixel Slate can be easily attached to the Pixel Slate Keyboard (sold separately) and used with a digital stylus . The keyboard is backlit with rounded keys and connects to the Pixel Slate via a smart connector at the bottom of the device.
Heavy rain could trigger the same kind of unsafe flash flooding in the Big Bend, Panhandle, Georgia and SC , forecasters warned. Landfall is expected Wednesday on the northeastern Gulf Coast, where authorities warned of a potentially devastating strike.
Both the Pixel 3 variants come with high-quality Pixel USB-C earbuds and a USB-C Digital to 3.5 mm headphone adapter in the box. The new Pixel 3 models run Android 9.0 Pie out-of-the-box and are powered by a Snapdragon 845 SoC for blazing fast performance.
It's out on December 14, which will be the first new, or new-ish, Borderlands game since Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel in 2014. Players will be able to navigate through the menus by "pointing, clicking, dragging. and dropping".
The diva quota will be filled by headliners Jennifer Lopez , Carrie Underwood , Mariah Carey and the ever-provocative Cardi B . Some of music's top stars, including Beyoncé, Ariana Grande , Rihanna and Kanye West, were absent from Tuesday's show.
That's not to mention the heavy toll of hospitalizations and deaths that occur mainly among people 65 and older. A child receives a seasonal flu shot at a health clinic in Elmsdale, N.S. on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009.
Liverpool's Brazilian goalkeeper Alisson Becker, Frenchman Karim Benzema and Edinson Cavani completes the five-man list. Federation Internationale de Football Association split from the Ballon d'Or in 2016 to launch its own set of awards.
This hints towards a possibly improved cooling system which keeps the Mate 20X in its optimal performance range. At the event, Huawei is expected to announce the Mate 20 , the Mate 20 Pro , and the Mate 20 Porsche Design.
The 2018 American Music Awards red carpet ranked best to worst
I believe that the systemic racism we still see in this country towards people of color is terrifying, sickening and prevalent'. She also condemned Republican senatorial candidate Marsha Blackburn for her voting record on women's rights and equal marriage.
First five nominees for Ballon d'Or announced
The Tottenham striker captained England to their first World Cup semi-final in 28 years in Russian Federation this summer. The winners will be announced at a ceremony in Paris on Monday December 3 , with television coverage from 20:45 CET.
Banksy Painting - Who Knew It Was 'Self Destruct'?
Those who witnessed the incident said that afterward, Sotheby's security staff escorted a noisily protesting man off the premises. He said the auction house was still "busily figuring out" how the transaction for the now radically altered work will play out.
Google pulls plug on $10 billion Pentagon cloud deal
Companies are due to submit bids for the contract, which could last as long as 10 years, on 12th October. The spokesman added that Google is "working to support the U.S. government with our cloud in many ways".
Which message best motivates change: IPCC or the Nobel Prize?
The Nobel Prize-winning Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued its gloomy report at a meeting in Incheon, South Korea . The report says the world needs to reach zero net emissions of carbon dioxide by 2050 to prevent a further rise in temperature.
Jaguars sign veteran RB Jamaal Charles
Charles tore his right ACL in October 2015 and was released by the Chiefs after he underwent multiple knee surgeries in 2016. The former star National Football League running back was one of several running backs the Jaguars brought in for a workout.
Angel Hernandez now in a bigger spot after Game 3 debacle
Visit SportsLine now to get MLB Playoff picks from the proven model that simulates every game 10,000 times, and find out . It's worth noting that even Holt indicated following Monday's game that he didn't expect to be in the lineup for Game 4.