Pilot killed as Branson test spaceship crashes in desert

Colleague injured after craft explodes in flight after ignition

When we have a mishap from the test community, we find that community is very small, and we are human, and it hurts


A PILOT has died and another was seriously injured after a suborbital passenger spaceship belonging to billionaire Sir Richard Branson’s space tourism venture crashed during a test flight. The co-pilot was killed and it is understood the pilot, who...

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