World's Largest Aircraft (Stratolaunch) Flies for the First Time

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bmcj

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After looking at this photo, it occurred to me that you need to keep this plane on the centerline to keep the wheels within the lateral confines of the runway, but judging the centerline might be difficult when the pilot is displaced from the center of the aircraft by a significant distance. I hope they have a centerline camera to navigate from.
 

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Having driven left & right hand driver trucks for a living, mostly both kinds in one day, ( drive home w/left driver van ) I think the offset is just a matter of practice.

And only locals would know how many runway lights suffered during taxi testing. ;)
 
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