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Submission + - Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo First Powered Test Flight

iontyre writes: The first powered test flight of Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo occurred this morning, with 16 seconds of powered flight and a maximum velocity of Mach 1.2. The company expects to conduct the first full flight to space before the end of the year, in preparation for beginning full passenger operations.

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