Assembly work on a second SpaceShipTwo spaceplane for Virgin Galactic is accelerating at its Mojave, California, facility as accident investigators focus on human factors that may have contributed to the deadly Oct. 31., inflight breakup of the first vehicle. The mishap, which killed Scaled Composites test pilot Mike Alsbury and seriously injured fellow test pilot Pete Siebold, occurred seconds into the first powered flight of the vehicle since January. The flight was the initial test of an ...


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