Richard Branson

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Julie Hill
Julie Hill, chair of the UCI Foundation, will be one of the world's first "astro-tourists" with Virgin Galactic

Virgin Galactic has said it will release more tickets for flights into space after a big increase in demand from potential astronauts.

It's sold more than 600 tickets so far. They retailed at $250,000 apiece for its inaugural flight.

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