WATCH: 'World's biggest plane' just took its first-ever flight

2019-04-15 09:03
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The 'world's biggest plane' just took its first flight this weekend. Built by Stratolaunch, it took its maiden flight over the Mojave Desert in Los Angeles on April 13.

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The aircraft is designed to act as a flying launch pad for satellites - and the idea is to lower the cost of space flight.

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