Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two Crashes – One Confirmed Dead

Fact checked by The People's Voice Community

Reports are coming in that Virgin Galactic’s Spaceship Two has been involved in a crash in the Mojave Desert, California.

Gizmodo.com reports:

Virgin Galactic is reporting that there has been an “in-flight anomaly” aboard SpaceShip Two. There are unconfirmed reports that one of the two pilots is dead. The suborbital flight took off at 9:19am PDT from the Mojave Air and Spaceport in California.

[Update: Virgin Galactic has confirmed that SpaceshipTwo has crashed and the California Highway Patrol has confirmed that there is one fatality and one major injury.]

Virgin spaceship debris

Debris from Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShip Two rocket suffered in the Mojave Desert, Friday, Oct. 31, 2014.

A statement from Virgin Galactic said a “serious anomaly” caused the “loss of the vehicle.”

Director of the Mojave Air and Space Port, Stu Witt, will hold a press conference at 2pm local time about this accident.

We will keep you updated with this story as it progresses.

Sean Adl-Tabatabai
About Sean Adl-Tabatabai 17900 Articles
Having cut his teeth in the mainstream media, including stints at the BBC, Sean witnessed the corruption within the system and developed a burning desire to expose the secrets that protect the elite and allow them to continue waging war on humanity. Disturbed by the agenda of the elites and dissatisfied with the alternative media, Sean decided it was time to shake things up. Knight of Joseon (https://joseon.com)