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SpaceShip Two test flight a success

11th successful test flight completed of SpaceShip Two 11th successful test flight completed of SpaceShip Two |  Photo: Virgin Galactic

Marian Camacho
January 11, 2018 12:00 PM

MOJAVE, Calif. – A big step in the direction toward flights coming out of Spaceport America today as Virgin Galactic tested its SpaceShip Two. 

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SpaceShip Two is set to launch out of Spaceport America in the hopeful near future. The reusable, winged spacecraft is designed to carry as many as eight people into space.

Today's test flight in Mojave, California, was a smooth one, with a safe landing on what was its 11th test flight.

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Marian Camacho

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