In the long-awaited test, a helicopter carried the Dream Chaser engineering test article aloft and released it at an altitude of more than 3,000 meters, allowing the vehicle to glide to a runway landing at Edwards. Ten years into development, the spacecraft completed a successful free-flight drop test in the Mojave Desert in November 2017.
The uncrewed Dream Chaser made a smooth landing at Edwards Air Force Base during the free-flight test at NASA's Armstrong Flight Research Center in Edwards, California, NASA officials said in a statement.
Below, photos and renderings of the new spacecraft. Right now, two companies - SpaceX and Orbital ATK - hold contracts with NASA to periodically resupply the station through 2018. (5,500 kilograms) of cargo to the International Space Station. But past year, NASA awarded a second round of contracts, in order to cover cargo shipments to the ISS from 2019 through 2024. The Dream Chaser, however, which is meant to launch on top of an Atlas V rocket, glides down to Earth like a plane after reentering the atmosphere, landing horizontally on a runway.
Dream Chaser looks much like a miniature version of a NASA space shuttle. Sierra Nevada initially designed the Dream Chaser to carry astronauts, but the company has since reworked the design to be an autonomous cargo spaceplane. It was the second glide test for the project. The company promised to release more test flight details, images and video on Monday (Nov. 13).
The previous one took place in October 2013 but was marred by a landing gear failure, which caused the Dream Chaser ETA to skid off the runway.
Pai was asked about the reported DOJ demand for a CNN spin-off, Pai harkened back to his own days at Justice's antitrust division. It comes as reports in the USA linked the potential delay to President Donald Trump's open dislike of CNN's news coverage.
Their son's case is reportedly now in the hands of surgeon Silvia Orozco, who recently conducted a thorough examination on him. Pantoja is becoming exhausted from carrying him so much, said the father, a well-built man who works at a juice plant.
McGregor, meanwhile, last competed in boxing, not MMA, coming up short in a blockbuster showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jr. The UFC wanted McGregor to return at UFC 219 on December 30 in Las Vegas, but negotiations have not produced a deal yet.
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Police sources said Lashkar-e-Toiba commander Mehmood Bhai and his men are active in Hajin area of Bandipora districts. On November 6, an army jawan and three militants were killed in an encounter in south Kashmir's Pulwama district.
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Another reason for the restriction maybe because of the fear of terrorist attacks on the area, the people and the temple. Once the 50,000 limit is reached, devotees will be stopped either in Ardhkuwari or in Katra town, NDTV reported.
Manam is the last movie of Akkineni Nagarjuna in which his father Akkineni Nageshwar Rao played his last act. Apparently, the movie sets that were made of wood, caught fire and the fire spread quickly.
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