Preparations underway for first landing of X-37B
Posted 11/30/2010 Updated 11/30/2010
30th Space Wing Public Affairs
11/30/2010 - VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Preparations for the first landing of the X-37B are underway at Vandenberg Air Force Base.
Space professionals from the 30th Space Wing will monitor the de-orbit and landing of the Air Force's first X-37B, called the Orbital Test Vehicle 1 (OTV-1). While the exact landing date and time will depend on technical and weather considerations, it is expected to occur between Friday, December 3, and Monday, December 6, 2010.
Source: Vandenberg Air Force Base
Edited by Waspie_Dwarf, 05 June 2012 - 04:43 PM.