View Full Version : Mini Space Shuttle Launches on Secret Mission

2010-Apr-23, 01:30 AM
A secret Air Force space plane launched on an Atlas V Thursday night at 7:52 p.m. EDT (2352 GMT) on a classified mission. The vehicle, the umanned X-37B Orbital Test Vehicle, looks like a mini space shuttle and has the capability to remain in orbit for 270 days. The purpose of this [...]

More... (http://www.universetoday.com/2010/04/22/mini-space-shuttle-launches-on-secret-mission/)