Stratolaunch- which has just been announced as world’s largest airplane- is designed to carry rockets that will able to transport satellites into space! Stratolaunch has a 385- foot wingspan with six engines and 20 wheels. It stands 50 feet tall and can carry more than 50, 000 pounds of payload.
Credit: Stratolaunch ( http://www.stratolaunch.com/gallery.html)
“Over the coming weeks and months, we’ll be actively conducting ground and flightline testing at the Mojave Air and Space Port,” Floyd wrote on the company’s website.
He also expressed, “We have a lot of exciting activity ahead as we enter the testing process, and we look forward to sharing our progress during the coming months,”
More pictures are available on the company website: Gallery of Stratolaunch