TITLE

Rocket Man

AUTHOR(S)
Clash, James M.
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;9/4/2006, Vol. 2 Issue 14, p148
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an excerpt from an online chat forum with test pilot Brian Binnie. Binne helped Paul Allen and Burt Rutan win the $10 million Ansari X Prize. He describes the hours before the liftoff in which he acknowledges that he was nervous. He states that when the rocket motor lights, it was as though a giant, powerful wave descends into the little cabin and is literally going to sweep one away.
ACCESSION #
22376573

 

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