This plane is seriously massive, but there’s more. The Stratolaunch’s job is to fill the gap left by the recently-retired space shuttles and send American astronauts into space. “Stratolaunch will build an air-launch system to give us orbital access to space with greater safety, flexibility, and cost effectiveness, both for cargo and manned missions,” said Paul Allen, the billionaire mastermind behind the idea.
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Source: Popular Mechanics