WhiteKnightTwo Tests New Speed Brake

WhiteKnightTwo takes off for a SpaceShipTwo glide flight on April 3, 2013. (Credit: Douglas Messier)
WhiteKnightTwo takes off for a SpaceShipTwo glide flight on April 3, 2013. (Credit: Douglas Messier)

WhiteKnightTwo Flight Test Summaries
Via Scaled Composites

Flight:127
Date:12 Jul 13
Flight Time:2.3 hr
WK2 Pilot:StuckyWK2 CoPilot:NicholsWK2 FTE:Bassett

Objectives:
New speedbrake evaluation

Results:
Objective achieved.


Flight:128
Date:17 Jul 13
Flight Time:1.2 hr
WK2 Pilot:SturckowWK2 CoPilot:NicholsWK2 FTE:Persall

Objectives:
VG pilot proficiency

Results:
Objective achieved.

 

Flight:129
Date:17 Jul 13
Flight Time:1.5 hr
WK2 Pilot:MasucciWK2 CoPilot:NicholsWK2 FTE:M. Fuchs

Objectives:
VG pilot proficiency

Results:
Objective achieved.