MOJAVE — Stratolaunch’s massive aircraft, nicknamed Roc, successfully completed the first captive carry flight with the Talon-A separation test vehicle.

The TA-0 test vehicle, carried in a cradle slung on the wing between the aircraft’s twin fuselages, is a stand-in for the future Talon-A hypersonic test platform.

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Jimzan 2.0

Let's hope this does not become a modern "Spruce Goose". Musk is dominating the space vehicles sector...when Starship 2.0 starts launching we will see Starlink get even better (I love my Starlink) with satellites that can carry 50 X more bandwidth (?) SpaceX's Starship will deploy next-gen Starlink satellites Pez-dispenser style ...https://www.space.com/spacex-starship-deploy-starlink-satellites-pez-dispenser

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