WhiteKnightTwo Flight Test Summaries
Via Scaled Composites
|Date:||18 Mar 13|
|Flight Time:||2.5 hr|
|WK2 Pilot:||Mackay||WK2 CoPilot:||Alsbury||WK2 FTE:||Dugué|
Glide flight prep
Editor’s Note: The second glide flight with the engine configuration in place appears to be imminent. Engineers had WhiteKnightTwo with SpaceShipTwo attached out on the ramp yesterday doing pressurization tests. The company plans to do three glide flights with the engine before beginning powered flights.