Casual Friday — Enterprise flies (or at least, drops gracefully)!

On the 10th of this month, the VSS Enterprise (a.k.a., SpaceShipTwo, the Scaled Composites craft designed to take paying passengers to suborbital space — bearing Virgin Galactic’s regalia) successfully passed its first drop test, gliding home to a smooth landing at the Mojave Air and Space Port in California:

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H/T: New Scientist

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