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Scaled Composites Model 316- SpaceShipOne (Replica)

By Htam

2017_TAM_8462_D500.jpg@Hiller Aviation Museum, San Carlos, CA

October 2017

The newest exhibit at the Hiller Aviation Museum had to share center stage with a Hofbräuhaus banner during their annual Oktoberfest event.  Launching from Mojave, CA, SpaceShipOne completed the first manned private spaceflight in 2004. That same year, it won the $10 million Ansari X Prize and was immediately retired from active service with the original vehicle going into the Smithsonian Air & Space Museum. Nikon D500 with 50mm, processed with Aperture.


Scaled Composites Model 316- SpaceShipOne (Replica)

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