Ex-Space Plane: Inside the Hangar at Bankrupt XCOR Aerospace (Photos)

Full-Scale Lynx Mockup

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Build A Plane Founder Lyn Freeman with a full-scale mockup of the Lynx, a space plane designed by the now bankrupt XCOR Aerospace for suborbital spaceflight. Build A Plane bought XCOR's assets and plans to use them to help teach kids about aerospace technology. Read the full story here.

Unfinished Lynx Prototype

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Freeman with an unfinished Lynx prototype.

The Trunnel

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A modified Ford F-250 truck known as the trunnel, which was designed to allow XCOR to test a 1/3 scale model of its Lynx suborbital space plane on the runway at California's Mojave Air and Space Port.

Trunnel Interior

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A look inside the trunnel.

Interior of Lynx Mockup

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A full-scale Lynx mockup interior.

Lynx Mockup Interior (2)

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The Lynx interior mockup: another view.

Rocket Part

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Part of an EX-Rocket.

Rocket and Lynx

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An EZ-Rocket and a full-scale Lynx mockup.

Sign Your Work

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Signatures on the Lynx prototype fuselage.

XCOR Test Stand

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A test stand with the Lynx fuselage and engine.

XCOR Test Stand (2)

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Another view of the test stand.

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