A giant aircraft with the world’s longest wingspan has landed after its first ever flight.
The company said the jet hit altitudes of up to 17,000 feet (5,180 metres) above the Mojave Desert while performance and handling qualities were evaluated.
CEO Jean Floyd said the aircraft made a “spectacular” landing, adding it was amazing to “watch this majestic bird take flight”.
The aircraft is designed to release rockets attached to the centre of its enormous wing, which stretches 385 feet (117 metres) from tip to tip.
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