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Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
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Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
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Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
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Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
Airbus Perlan II completes first flight
Airbus Perlan II makes first flight
Perlan pilot emerging after first flight
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Airbus Perlan II makes first flight

On Sept. 23 the Airbus Perlan Mission II pressurized glider made it first flight, in preparation for soaring to 90,000 in 2016 to study the upper atmosphere.

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Herndon, Virginia, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2015
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 15, 2015, 7:35 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 400mm
Shutter Speed: 1/3200
Aperture: f4
ISO: ISO400
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