XPrize-Winning SpaceShipOne Pilot Brian Binnie Dies

Credit: XPrize Foundation

PARIS—Brian Binnie, who clinched the $10 million Ansari XPrize for the Paul Allen-Scaled Composites team that built the SpaceShipOne reusable suborbital spacecraft, has died, his family announced on Sept. 18. “With overwhelming grief, sadness, and sorrow we announce the passing of our beloved Brian...

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