HOW TO MAKE A SPACESHIP: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight
Test pilot Mike Melvill, aboard the bullet-shaped SpaceShipOne, soared into the air, attempting to reach a distance no civilian pilot had ever reached before. The spectacle defied reason, but if it succeeded, it would be the foundation of a new industry and a new age. That story unfolds here. 16 pages of photos.
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