Cosmic Girl: 747 becomes Virgin Galactic’s new mothership
04Dec

Artist's concept of Cosmic Girl deploying LauncherOne

Virgin Galactic has a new mothership for its small satellite launch service. “Cosmic Girl” is a 747- 400 commercial jet aircraft that once served with Sir Richard Branson’s Virgin Airlines and has now been seconded to act as the an aerial platform for sending small payloads into orbit using the LauncherOne orbital vehicle.

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