Airventure737
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Stratolaunch flies for the first time!

Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:54 pm

Paul Allen's Stratolaunch is currently on the runway and probably about to commence its first flight.

Update - It has taken off!
 
tootallsd
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Re: Stratolaunch poised for first flight today

Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:01 pm

Any live feeds available, I'm not finding anything.
 
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conaly
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Re: Stratolaunch flies for the first time!

Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:06 pm

https://twitter.com/thejackbeyer/status ... 9577369602

No announcement, no livestream, just some spotters patiently waiting for the take of apparently.
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JBoy
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Re: Stratolaunch flies for the first time!

Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:07 pm

I'm looking forward to seeing this so much!
 
Airventure737
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Re: Stratolaunch flies for the first time!

Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:10 pm

https://twitter.com/thejackbeyer

A video of the flight.
 
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conaly
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Re: Stratolaunch flies for the first time!

Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:15 pm

Airports 2019: ADB, ALG, AMD, ATL, BOS, CTS, DEL, DTW, DUS, EWR, FRA, FUK, HAM, HIJ, HND, IST, JFK, MUC, NGO, NUE, OKA, PHL, SIN, STN, YYZ
Planned 2019: BOG, CDG, FRA, MUC, NUE, ZRH
 
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Spacepope
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Re: Stratolaunch flies for the first time!

Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:18 pm

Here's the correct forum:

viewtopic.php?f=10&t=1028393
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Noshow
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Re: Stratolaunch flies for the first time!

Sat Apr 13, 2019 2:21 pm

Great news!

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