Virgin Orbit conducts drop-test of rocket from Boeing 747

Virgin Orbit conducts drop-test of rocket from Boeing 747

July 11, 2019, 2:44 am
The San Bernardino Sun
LOS ANGELES — Virgin Galactic’s sister company Virgin Orbit conducted a drop test of its air-launched satellite booster over California on Wednesday, a key step toward space missions. The 70-foot LauncherOne rocket was released from a Boeing 747 flying ...