Virgin Galactic Successfully Completes First Test Flight in Two Years

On Thursday, Virgin Galactic successfully completed its first test flight since a 2014 accident that killed a test pilot. A SpaceShipTwo space plane, the VSS Unity, flew in conjunction with its mothership, WhiteKnightTwo. SpaceShipTwo will eventually launch from the mothership to reach space, but for this test the two craft remained attached. Get Data Sheet,…

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