The Launch of Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity

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Jul.11 -- Watch the moment Virgin Galactic's VSS Unity is released from its carrier aircraft and heads to space. The ship rocketed to a speed of Mach 3 on its way to an altitude of about 282,000 feet, or more than 53 miles (86 kilometers) above the Earth.

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