Virgin Galactic Rocket Breaks The Sound Barrier

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo successfully broke the sound barrier Thursday. Billionaire Richard Branson’s company hopes to use a single rocket engine to hit speeds of 2,500 mph on commercially available flights.

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