Feb 28, 2018 8:09 PM GMT
It has a wingspan of 386 feet (118 meters) and weighs 500,000 lbs. The twin-boom arrangement of Stratlaunch's carrier plane will allow the aircraft to carry up to three rockets at a time. It can carry a payload of up to 550,000 lbs. The Stratolaunch carrier plane is designed to launch rockets into orbit from an altitude of 30,000 feet .