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  • SpaceShipTwo ignites engine in-flight


    Virgin Galactic has conducted the first powered flight of SpaceShipTwo, the crewed suborbital vehicle set to become the first capable of routine commercial...


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  • IN FOCUS: Virgin Galactic looks to the stars


    Virgin Galactic's decade-long project to open the age of suborbital spaceflight for fare-paying passengers got a shot...


  • Massive air-launch system unveiled


    Paul Allen, ex-Microsoft billionaire and major funder of Scaled Composites' SpaceShipOne programme, today announced he...


  • Rutan starts work on new light aircraft


    Aircraft designer Burt Rutan is working on a new aviation project in the Idaho lake house where he retired only seven...


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  • SpaceShipTwo ignites engine in-flight

    News | 29 Apr 2013 15:06 | Zach Rosenberg

    Virgin Galactic has conducted the first powered flight of SpaceShipTwo, the crewed suborbital vehicle set to become the first capable of routine commercial...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceShipTwo-ignites-engine-in-flight-385276/
  • IN FOCUS: Virgin Galactic looks to the stars

    News | 12 Jun 2012 12:00 | Zach Rosenberg

    Virgin Galactic's decade-long project to open the age of suborbital spaceflight for fare-paying passengers got a shot in the arm last month with a US Federal Aviation Administration green light for rocket-powered test flights of SpaceShipTwo.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Virgin-Galactic-looks-to-the-stars-372564/
  • SpaceShipTwo to resume flight tests as early as June

    News | 11 May 2012 19:37 | Zach Rosenberg

    Virgin Galactic expects to resume flight tests of its SpaceShipTwo suborbital vehicle as early as June from manufacturer Scaled Composites' facility in Mojave,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/SpaceShipTwo-to-resume-flight-tests-as-early-as-June-371741/
  • Massive air-launch system unveiled

    News | 13 Dec 2011 18:57 | Zach Rosenberg

    Paul Allen, ex-Microsoft billionaire and major funder of Scaled Composites' SpaceShipOne programme, today announced he would fund a system, called Stratolaunch,...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Massive-air-launch-system-unveiled-365958/
  • Rutan starts work on new light aircraft

    News | 07 Nov 2011 17:00 | Stephen Trimble

    Aircraft designer Burt Rutan is working on a new aviation project in the Idaho lake house where he retired only seven months ago after a 45-year career that produced SpaceShipOne, Voyager and dozens of other ground-breaking air vehicles.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rutan-starts-work-on-new-light-aircraft-364244/
  • Rutan's risky business

    News | 14 Jul 2011 12:00 | Steve Trimble

    Burt Rutan's successful projects have pushed the boundaries of aerospace. Even the failures yielded innovation. We pay tributehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Rutans-risky-business-359486/