Massive Stratolaunch Aircraft on the Ramp

1 June 2017

By WebKomet - Jason

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Source: Stratolaunch Official Website

For the first time ever the Stratolaunch aircraft was moved out of the hangar for a fueling test at the Mojave Air and Space Port. The aircraft is funded by Paul Allen, the co-founder of Microsoft. Stratolaunch is designed to be a flying launch platform for Low Earth Orbit space vehicles. The massive Stratolaunch aircraft is powered by six 747 jet turbines carrying a payload up to 500,000lbs.