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Friday December 04, 2015

Virgin Galactic To Hurl Rockets To Space From A 747

Somehow the words "hurl" and "fling" are making me a little nervous about this project. The LauncherOne name needs a little work too. wink

"Air launch enables us to provide rapid, responsive service to our satellite customers on a schedule set by their business and operational needs, rather than the constraints of national launch ranges," George Whitesides, Virgin Galactic’s chief executive officer, said in a statement Thursday.