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Paul Allen Built the World’s Largest Plane to Fling Satellites Into Space

June 3, 2017

From the Wired Magazine website

The world has a new largest plane, and it looks like nothing you’ve ever seen at the airport. But this funky behemoth isn’t for carrying passengers. It’s for hoisting satellites into outer space. The twin-hull Stratolaunch Aircraft looks like two seagulls joined at the wingtip. It sports 28 wheels and six engines, and it’s the newest, boldest, entrant into the air launch business.

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