Dave Mackay gives Richard Westcott an exclusive tour of Virgin Galactic flight simulator.
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First look at Virgin Galactic spaceplane simulator

Virgin Galactic have been building a new spaceplane in a hangar in the desert in the US.

Eight months ago in October 2014, Virgin Galactic's space plane crashed in the Californian desert killing one of the pilots.

The BBC's transport correspondent Richard Westcott was the first journalist to be shown inside the Virgin Simulator, used to train spaceplane pilots.

  • 04 Jun 2015
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