The largest aircraft in the world to launch space rockets

The largest aircraft in the world to launch space rockets
One of the co-founders of Microsoft, Paul Allen, for six years devoted to the development and creation of a huge aircraft, which in the future will have to ship rockets into space from its side.

Stratolaunch Systems first showed its offspring outside the hangar in the American Mojave Desert. Heavenly giant demonstrated a 117-meter wingspan, which became a record. In addition, it is known that the carrying capacity of Stratolaunch is 365 tons, with a net weight of 226 tons. At the base of the aircraft there are 28 wheels, and power is provided by 6 engines. The aircraft will have to become a launching pad for launching missiles into space. The trial launch will take place in 2019.

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