SpaceShipTwo Passes Feathered Flight Milestone

Credit: Virgin Galactic
LOS ANGELES—Virgin Galactic’s path to powered flight tests of the second SpaceShipTwo (SS2) suborbital spaceplane passed a significant milestone on May 1 with the first in-flight deployment of the feathering re-entry system. Virgin Galactic says preliminary results of the test, which is a key...

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