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Fraser
2010-Oct-10, 07:50 PM
Virgin Galacticís future passenger ship made its first glide flight on Sunday, with an unpowered flight of SpaceShipTwo lasting about 11 minutes after the spacecraft was released from its White Knight Two mother ship, Eve, at 45,000 feet over the Mojave Desert. Scaled Composites test pilot Pete Siebold flew her down to the Mojave Spaceport, [...]

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