Virgin Galactic – SS2 successful test flight

Congratulations to Virgin Galactic on their successful test of SpaceShipTwo’s engine; the vehicle achieved its first powered flight over Mojave today at 14:00 GMT after being dropped from WhiteKnightTwo at an altitude of around 45,000 ft.

Take a look at the BBC’s summation of the flight and the accompanying video here.

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