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credit: Flightglobal.com / caption: Virgin Galactic’s first SpaceShipTwo, captive carry flight on 22 March 2010

Hyperbola will add more as details become available but it seems that at about 07:15h Pacific Daylight Time (14:15h GMT) today Virgin Galactic’s WhiteKnight Two VMS Eve carrier aircraft took off from runway 26 at Mojave air and spaceport with SpaceShipTwo attached

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credit: Flightglobal.com / caption: click on the images to see larger versions in the same browser window

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credit: Flightglobal.com / caption: Virgin Galactic’s first SpaceShipTwo, captive carry flight on 22 March 2010

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