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The Bruce Murray Space Image Library

The Dream Chaser

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The Dream Chaser Sierra Nevada Corporation's Dream Chaser spacecraft is readied for a tow test at NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center on Aug. 2, 2013. During the test, a truck towed the Dream Chaser to a speed of 60 mph before releasing it, allowing engineers to test the vehicle's braking and landing systems.

NASA / Ken Ulbrich

Original image data dated on or about August 2, 2013


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