Virgin Galactic Moves SS2 Rocket-powered Tests To New Mexico

Credit: SpaceShipTwo: Virgin Galactic
LOS ANGELES—Virgin Galactic is to transfer all remaining SpaceShipTwo powered flight tests to Spaceport, New Mexico, in the run-up to the start of commercial spaceflight operations later this year. Although Virgin’s long-planned move to the purpose-built New Mexico site was already scheduled for...
Guy Norris

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

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