Space Shuttle Enterprise Piggybacks a ride over NYC

Started Apr 29, 2012 | Discussions thread
Jeff Peterman
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Re: It did fly on its own....sort of..
In reply to jcr67, Apr 30, 2012

It was "launched" from the back of a 747 to test how well the design could fly when it glided down from space. That must have taken a test pilot with a LOT of confidence.
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