Tragedy Strikes Virgin Galactic – Space Ship Two Crash Lands

A failed sub-orbital flight of a Virgin Galactic spacecraft left one pilot dead and one injured. The spacecraft, Space Ship Two, had detached from its carrier plane White Knight which landed safely. Space Ship Two was supposed to achieve sub-orbital flight but the spacecraft experienced anomalies that caused it to crash land. Virgin Galactic had had previous flights of Space Ship Two with no major incidents.  But today’s was a tragic one and it is very sad news for the space community.

Tragedy Strikes Virgin Galactic – Space Ship Two Crash Lands

CNN


RT

Advertisements