Virgin Orbit Readies For Boeing 747 'Cosmic Girl' Flight Test Build-Up

Credit: Guy Norris
LONG BEACH—Virgin Orbit’s modified Boeing 747-400 carrier aircraft, Cosmic Girl, is being readied for a series of ground and flight tests in the build-up towards captive-carry evaluations of the company’s LauncherOne small satellite launch vehicle.The initial ground test phase will begin in early...

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