Sierra Nevada has announced that its Dream Chaser spaceplane has completed a critical free-flight test.
Sierra Nevada's Dream Chaser space plane is being readied for a new series of tests in California.
The United Nations has revealed that it will be launching a global collaborative spaceflight project.
The Dream Chaser mini-shuttle is due to undertake its maiden voyage on November 1st, 2016.
The first test flight of a new prototype space plane went according to plan aside from a slight mishap.