Dream Chaser Drop Tests To Follow August Delivery

Credit: Dream Chaser: NASA
SEATTLE—Sierra Nevada expects to deliver the Dream Chaser atmospheric test vehicle in August to NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center in California for a new phase of drop tests. The resumption of flight tests marks a critical milestone for the development of the lifting body, which is designed to...
Guy Norris

Guy is a Senior Editor for Aviation Week, covering technology and propulsion. He is based in Colorado Springs.

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