X-37B Landing

Landing
X-37B Landing in 2006 Test (video)
Image Credit: 45th Space Wing USAF

The mystery space craft launched by the US Air Force on 22 April 2010, has returned to Earth after a 220 day mission. What the mission was, no one is talking.

An infrared video of the landing can be see embedded in this article at the Universe Today website.

X-37B program manager Lt Col Troy Giese stated moments after landing, “We are very pleased that the program completed all the on-orbit objectives for the first mission.”

Additional information can be found at NASA Space Flight and at Space Coalition.

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