Per Wimmer completes the first part of the Virgin Galactic training program.

Start DateWednesday, October 17, 2007 1:00 AM
End DateThursday, October 18, 2007 1:00 AM

Per Wimmer successfully completes the first part of the Virgin Galactic training program. This part included two days of centrifugesimulations with forces up to 6 Gx and 3 Gz at the NASTAR training facility outside Philadelphia, USA. A exact simulation profile for SpaceShipTwo was also successfully completed. Ahead of this session, Per had to undergo extensive medical checks at the London Bridge Hospital and came out with a “clean bill of health.”