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Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Reaches Space for the First Time

geek.com Thursday, 13 December 2018
Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Reaches Space for the First TimeMission accomplished! Virgin Galactic completed its first test flight to space today, taking one step toward making space tourism a reality. Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo space plane, called VSS Unity, took flight earlier today, […]

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Virgin Galactic’s WhiteKnightTwo took off from Mojave Air and Space Port in California on Thursday, December 13, carrying SpaceShipTwo, aboard which were two test pilots and four NASA experiments.The flight marked the first time that SpaceShipTwo reached space (as defined by NASA at 50 miles...

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