The flight log for SpaceShipTwo’s fifth glide test on Good Friday.
|Flight:||56 / GF05|
|Date:||22 Apr 11||Flight Time:||14 min, 31 sec|
|SS2 Pilot:||Siebold||SS2 CoPilot:||Shane|
|GS Crew:||Binnie, Kelley, Bassett, Tighe, Reid, Keller, Verderame, Maisler, Zeitlin|
Evaluate stability and control
Continued flutter envelope expansion
Clean release at desired altitude. Glide test objectives complete without issues.
Update: Leonard David has more on the flight, which was the longest to date.