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One Dead In Virgin Galactic Spaceship Crash

A Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo plane crashed in the Mojave Desert on Friday, killing one pilot and injuring the other.
A Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo plane crashed in the Mojave Desert on Friday, killing one pilot and injuring the other, the California Highway Patrol confirmed. SpaceShipTwo is a commercial aircraft being developed by Virgin Galactic for suborbital space tourism, CBS San Francisco reports. The company tweeted the aircraft suffered an “in-flight anomaly” shortly after take-off on Friday…

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