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07.17.12
Electric plane performs taxi tests as prelude to transatlantic attempt (video)
07.17.12

Electric plane performs taxi tests as prelude to transatlantic attempt (video)

EV flyer Long-ESA has started high-speed taxi tests on its quest to become the first electric airp...

By S. Dent,   07.17.12
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12.13.11
Paul Allen-backed Stratolaunch Systems promises flexible, low-cost access to space
12.13.11

Paul Allen-backed Stratolaunch Systems promises flexible, low-cost access to space

When Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, legendary aerospace designer Burt Rutan and private space...

By D. Melanson,   12.13.11
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07.27.07
Deadly blast rocks Virgin Galactic rocket test
07.27.07

Deadly blast rocks Virgin Galactic rocket test

This week is quickly becoming a tough one for the aerospace industry, as just a day after NASA repo...

By D. Murph,   07.27.07
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