View Full Version : Space Ship One Wins $10 million

10-04-2004, 10:54 AM
SpaceShipOne soared to a record 368,000 feet early Monday, easily surpassing the altitude required to win the Ansari X Prize for private spaceflight. If confirmed by radar after landing, SpaceShipOne will not only have won the $10 million prize, but surpassed a space plane altitude record set by the U.S. military's X-15 in the early 1960s.

Read more here (http://www.xprize.org/).