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SNC’s Dream Chaser Achieves Successful Free Flight at NASA Armstrong | by NASA's Marshall Space Flight Center
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SNC’s Dream Chaser Achieves Successful Free Flight at NASA Armstrong

Sierra Nevada Corp.’s Dream Chaser spacecraft underwent a successful free-flight test on November 11, 2017 at NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center, Edwards, California. The test verified and validated the performance of the Dream Chaser in the critical final approach and landing phase of flight, meeting expected models for a future return from the International Space Station.

 

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