The Big Think

January 15, 2014

To The Moon, Richard.

Filed under: Space,Technology — jasony @ 8:06 pm

Branson’s space plane hits new heights | euronews, space: “Virgin Galactic’s re-usable spacecraft SpaceShipTwo has broken its own personal record for altitude in a third supersonic test flight over the Mojave Desert in the western USA. The craft was released from its carrier and soared up to an altitude of 21,641 metres and a speed of Mach 1.4, or 1224 km/h.”

Video at the link.

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