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The Biggest Plane Ever Built Took its First Flight Today

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The Biggest Plane Ever Built Took its First Flight TodayThe world's largest aircraft took to the skies on its inaugural flight. The massive twin-fuselage Stratolaunch jet soared into the desert sky and spent almost two hours airborne.
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A look at the figures behind the 'world's biggest plane'. Built by Stratolaunch, it took its maiden flight over the Mojave Desert in Los Angeles on April 13. The aircraft is designed to act as a flying launch pad for satellites.

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