WhiteKnightTwo Flies With SpaceShipTwo in Captive Carry

Flight: 85
Date:15 June 12Flight Time:1.5 hr
WK2 Pilot:MackayWK2 CoPilot:StuckyWK2 FTE:Vannoy

Objectives:
Virgin Galactic WK2 pilot proficiency and joint SS2 GF18 pilot proficiency

Results:
Conducted multiple instrument approaches and touch and goes at multiple airports.


Flight: 84
Date:12 June 12Flight Time:2.2 hr
WK2 Pilot:SieboldWK2 CoPilot:ColmerWK2 FTE:Zeeb

Objectives:
Pilot familiarization
Cold soak gear behavior
Fuel inlet temps
Dump valve evaluation

Results:
All objectives achieved.


Flight: 83 / CC15
Date:8 June 12Flight Time:2 hr
WK2 Pilot:StuckyWK2 CoPilot:MackayWK2 FTE:Morgan
SS2 Pilot:SieboldSS2 CoPilot:Alsbury

Objectives:
Rehearsal for glide flight
Damper system bypass mode evaluation
New stabilizer controller checkout
New MFD software checkout
New DAU checkout
WK2 landing gear cold soak

Results:
All objectives achieved.