Once space flight was just a dream. An idea fueled by fascination and ambition. Yet this dream was achieved and sparked the idea of space travel for the masses. It’s not quite Easy Jet accessible, in fact tickets for Virgin Galactic will set you back £200,000. Despite this, there is now such a thing as a spaceport and yesterday New Mexico had a visit from another form of rocket ship.
The magisterial Aston Martin One-77 blasted down the runway howling to its hearts content. Well, some use had to be made of the tarmac before 2012.