Burt Rutan

Oct 12, 2007 - 6:01 AM
A bustling airport in an otherwise desolate landscape served as the backdrop for the unveiling of what’s been hailed as the world’s first private space ven
Sep 26, 2007 - 10:16 AM
Northrop Grumman finalized its acquisition of Scaled Composites on August 24, increasing its shares from 40 percent to 100 percent.
Jul 25, 2007 - 5:19 AM
Based on the success of the <i>SpaceShipOne</i> (SS1) suborbital craft’s ascent on June 21 (<i><b>AIN</b></i>, <i>July, page 2</i>)–becoming the first priv
Apr 2, 2007 - 7:03 AM
Mojave, Calif., is a unique place.
Mar 30, 2007 - 10:59 AM
Known as the Model 311 Capricorn by its builder, and the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer by its pilot and sponsor, Burt Rutan’s latest creation took to the sky
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Feb 1, 2007 - 6:33 AM
<b>&nbsp;“LAST BIG PLUM” REVISITED–</b>Burt Rutan and the Voyager team in 1986 described their quest to fly around the world nonstop and unrefueled as “the
Jan 30, 2007 - 10:25 AM
After a few weather-related postponements, Steve Fossett took off in the Virgin Atlantic GlobalFlyer at 6:47 p.m.
Oct 19, 2006 - 5:43 AM
<br />The <i>Airline Pilots Association</i> awarded its 2004 Air Safety Award to <b>Robert Sumwalt</b>, a retired US Airways captain.
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