The craft will then separate for the trip into space by firing its engines for about 70 seconds and then shutting them off for the final coast up to 62 miles km above Earth. At 70, feet 21, m , the spaceship will have enough air around it to move the rudders back to a configuration that allows for gliding during its descent. The first NASA space shuttle was also named Enterprise; it was only used for glide tests and never made it into space. Industry watchers have applauded Virgin's patient approach. In addition to the fatalities, multiple employees were injured during the test. Virgin Galactic accepted the offer and established its global headquarters and spaceflight operations there. SpaceShipTwo undertook its 23rd glide flight on Dec. Join our Space Forums to keep talking space on the latest missions, night sky and more!
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