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Virgin Orbit Completes Test Flight

Virgin Orbit’s Cosmic Girl, N744VG (c/n 32745, ex G-VWOW), has carried out its first captive carry test flight with its flying launch pad. The specially modified Boeing 747-400 carried a 70ft (21m) long rocket under its wing as part of

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Final Flight for 747-100 Testbed

GE Aviation’s original Boeing 747-100 flying testbed has made its final flight. The aircraft, N747GE (c/n 16951) departed from the company’s Flight Test Operation Centre in Victorville, California for the last time on November 15 and flew to the Pima

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