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Boston Globe
This day in historyfrom Syria in 1967. In 1986, the experimental aircraft Voyager, piloted by Dic
Boston Globe / Posted 37 minutes ago
from Syria in 1967. In 1986, the experimental aircraft Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, took off from Edwards Air Force Base in California on the first non-stop, non-refueled flight around the world. In 2012, a gunman with a... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Today in Historyto cater to blacks). In 1986, the experimental aircraft Voyager, piloted by Di
The Middletown Press / Posted 38 minutes ago
to cater to blacks). In 1986, the experimental aircraft Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, took off from Edwards Air Force Base in California on the first non-stop, non-refueled flight around the world. Ten years ago: A man... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historyto cater to blacks). In 1986, the experimental aircraft Voyager, piloted by Di
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 59 minutes ago
to cater to blacks). In 1986, the experimental aircraft Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, took off from Edwards Air Force Base in California on the first non-stop, non-refueled flight around the world. Ten years ago: A man... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
New M-Code GPS Capability Tested Onboard B-2 Bombersuccessful flight tests of its next-generation Military-code GPS using a Raythe
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 days ago
successful flight tests of its next-generation Military-code GPS using a Raytheon Company receiver onboard a B-2 Spirit at Edwards Air Force Base, California. This first ever M-code test onboard the B-2 is an important milestone for the U.S.... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WQOW Eau Claire
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WQOW Eau Claire / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WALB Albany
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WGEM Quincy
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WGEM Quincy / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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KXXV Waco
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
KXXV Waco / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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asianage
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday’s two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
America’s first black astronaut finally gets full honours on 50th death anniversarycalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday’s two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
KHQ Spokane / Posted 3 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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The Columbian
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
The Columbian / Posted 5 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday’s two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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Philly.com
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
First black astronaut honored on 50th anniversary of deathcalled the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He die
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 5 days ago
called the Manned Orbiting Laboratory, meant to spy on the Soviet Union. He died when his F-104 Starfighter crashed at Edwards Air Force Base in California. He was 32. Astronauts at Friday's two-hour ceremony said Lawrence would have gone on... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bakersfield, Ca., The Undiscovered (Holiday) DestinationOther Things to Do in Kern County *Dine on exotic and tasty Basque cuisine. *
The Chattanoogan / Posted 8 days ago
Other Things to Do in Kern County *Dine on exotic and tasty Basque cuisine. *Visit several aerospace museums and tour Edwards Air Force Base (a lot of jet and space technology has been tested in the high desert). *Listen to the stars at... Read more
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The Ridgecrest Daily Independent
Congressional candidate Tatiana Matta to speak in Ridgecrest Dec. 4Rico, she moved to Delaware when she was young. Matta is married to Capt. Eugen
The Ridgecrest Daily Independent / Posted 13 days ago
Rico, she moved to Delaware when she was young. Matta is married to Capt. Eugenio Matta, a bio-environmental engineer at Edwards Air Force Base. They have one son, Kevin. The family has lived in east Kern County for two years and plan to make it... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Community Voices: Budget key to amplifying Edwards' mission in year aheadwin. We will ensure our warfighters have the sharpest spear — the most capable
Tehachapi News / Posted 14 days ago
win. We will ensure our warfighters have the sharpest spear — the most capable and potent weapon systems — fully tested, fully proven and delivered on time. Brig. Gen. Carl E. Schaefer is commander of the 412th Test Wing at Edwards Air Force... Read more
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The Space Review
A landing lifts Dream Chaser’s prospectsits first glide flight of its Dream Chaser lifting-body vehicle, releasing it f
The Space Review / Posted 23 days ago
its first glide flight of its Dream Chaser lifting-body vehicle, releasing it from a helicopter in the skies above Edwards Air Force Base to a landing on the runway there. All went well up until just before landing, when one of the... Read more
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CBS Denver
'Dream Chaser' Proves To Be Dream Come True For Colorado EngineersSierra Nevada Corporation) The 30-foot craft then made a completely autonomous
CBS Denver / Posted 27 days ago
Sierra Nevada Corporation) The 30-foot craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing on an Edwards Air Force Base runway north of Los Angeles. (credit: Sierra Nevada Corporation) Unlike other spacecraft that... Read more
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Tehachapi News
Philip Gregory Walters, 1952 – 2017S.C.. After the Coast Guard, he attended college at Antelope Valley in Lancaste
Tehachapi News / Posted 27 days ago
S.C.. After the Coast Guard, he attended college at Antelope Valley in Lancaster, and Bakersfield College, and worked at Edwards Air Force Base for a short time. Greg was always striving for more knowledge and had a love for learning. Then from... Read more
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The Ridgecrest Daily Independent
50 years later - a test pilot and astronaut rememberedwho helped establish the original memorial in 2014, and an officer in the Civil
The Ridgecrest Daily Independent / Posted 27 days ago
who helped establish the original memorial in 2014, and an officer in the Civil Air Patrol Composite Squadron 84 out of Edwards Air Force Base, spoke a few words. "Mike Adams was the first American astronaut to lose his life in a space flight,"... Read more
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asianage
Dream Chaser successfully completes landing testby the Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), on Saturday successfully completed a fr
asianage / Posted 27 days ago
by the Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), on Saturday successfully completed a free flight test by landing at California’s Edwards Air Force Base. The un-crewed spacecraft was dropped out of a helicopter flying at an altitude of 12,324 feet over... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Kennedy Space Center-bound Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightfeet and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and lan
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
feet and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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International Business Times
Watch: A helicopter drops a space plane from 12,000 feet! lifted to an altitude of 12,400 feet and using only its "lifting body design" w
International Business Times / Posted 28 days ago
lifted to an altitude of 12,400 feet and using only its "lifting body design" was able to make it to the landing strip at Edwards Air Force Base, California. No engines were fired up for this test, Nasa Spaceflight earlier said to IBTimes... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Successful Glide Test For Sierra Nevada Corp.'s Dream Chasertest on Saturday, marking the first time the vehicle has flown on its own since
The Aero-News Network / Posted 30 days ago
test on Saturday, marking the first time the vehicle has flown on its own since 2013. The uncrewed test took place at Edwards Air Force Base in California Saturday. Dream Chaser was dropped from a helicopter and landed successfully at Edwards.... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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Daily Herald
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightby Sierra Nevada Corporation shows the Dream Chaser spacecraft being lifted by
Daily Herald / Posted 30 days ago
by Sierra Nevada Corporation shows the Dream Chaser spacecraft being lifted by a helicopter prior to a test flight at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. The Sierra Nevada Corp. says its Dream Chaser had a successful free-flight drop test in the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
The Middletown Press / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightby Sierra Nevada Corporation shows the Dream Chaser spacecraft being lifted by
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 30 days ago
by Sierra Nevada Corporation shows the Dream Chaser spacecraft being lifted by a helicopter prior to a test flight at Edwards Air Force Base, Calif. The Sierra Nevada Corp. says its Dream Chaser had a successful free-flight drop test in the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flightmeters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and
The Register Citizen / Posted 30 days ago
meters) and released. The craft then made a completely autonomous descent and landing, rolling out about 4,200 feet on an Edwards Air Force Base runway in the high desert north of Los Angeles. The free flight lasted 60 seconds, reaching a maximum... Read more
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The Mercury News
Look out, Elon, here’s competition! The Dream Chaser makes a successful flighta successful free-flight drop test in the Mojave Desert. The company tweeted ph
The Mercury News / Posted 30 days ago
a successful free-flight drop test in the Mojave Desert. The company tweeted photos of the craft gliding to a landing at Edwards Air Force Base on Saturday, and promised to release more details later. In previous tests this year a helicopter... Read more
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