writes about an aborted test flight of the XCOR Aerospace (Doug Jones'
company) rocket plane. It's not clear from the article when the events
happened; it was to be the second test flight but there was a fire which
fortunately didn't damage the plane, and they say that the flight was
successful a few days later, although I guess the reporter wasn't present.
The print edition had a photo but the online version doesn't seem to
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