Is the USAF’s x37 Class Space Plane going to be the next generation for space flight?

The X-37B looks much like a miniature version of NASA’s space shuttle, but is much smaller. Two X-37Bs could fit inside the 60-foot (18-meter) cargo bay of a NASA shuttle.

A larger version of the space plane design, dubbed X-37C in Boeing studies, would also still fit inside a space shuttle payload bay. Boeing is studying potential unmanned and crewed versions of that larger space plane for future missions… Read more at Space.com

x37b Prototype

The X-37B represents the only vehicle flying in the world today that can provide a soft 1.5-G class return of sensitive cargo from the International Space Station.”

Atlas Rocket transporting x37

x37B Photos | Read More | Source: Space.com

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