The Most Amazing Space Photos This Week! and Stratolaunch Images: Paul Allen’s Giant Rocket-Launching Plane

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See the best photos on Space.com this week, including amazing images of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket blasting off, a greenish comet gleaming in the heavens and an Indian space plane prototype launching for the first time.

Space.com: The Most Amazing Space Photos This Week!

 

Stratolaunch Images: Paul Allen’s Giant Rocket-Launching Plane – December 2011

Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen plans to use a giant airplane to launch private spaceflights from the stratosphere.

Those plans are now a reality !  Amazing !

Space.com: Stratolaunch Images: Paul Allen’s Giant Rocket-Launching Plane