Tag Archive: Prototype

Feb 14 2018

Deuce Science Flight 2

Captain Jebediah and Commander Valentina fly the longest and furthest mission yet, but unfortunately are not able to complete their observation of Area KV-001 due to hazardous radiation

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Feb 08 2018

Deuce Science Flight 1

Commander Valentina and Captain Jebediah embark on the Deuce’s first official contract mission to survey Zone 76-CV5 and Sector PH2W7C while testing newly-installed science instruments

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Jan 31 2018

Deuce PR Tour OKG->KSC

Captain Jebediah and Commander Valentina bring the Deuce home from Ockr on its longest flight yet while along the way taking a look at an area that may one day support the first new surface colony

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Jan 29 2018

Deuce PR Tour SRG->OKG

Captain Jebediah and Commander Valentina head to their final stop on the tour of the northern caverns, making the first visit to Ockr General Airport and aiming to set a new speed record along the way

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Jan 27 2018

Deuce PR Tour KGA->SRG

Captain Jebediah and Commander Valentina make the trip from Kravass to Sheltered Rock to continue the Deuce’s tour and attempt to set a new altitude record along the way

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Jan 22 2018

Deuce PR Tour KSC->KGA

We load up our entire crew aboard the Deuce to show the public how confident we are in its ability to safely carry passengers as the aircraft performs its first cross-country flight to Kravass General Airport

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Jan 19 2018

Deuce Flight Trial 9

After recovering from dual-engine failure, the Deuce flies again with Captain Jebediah at the controls to perform the last of the planned initial flight trials – full load and engine out performance checks

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Jan 18 2018

Deuce Flight Trial 8

Captain Jebediah takes solo command for some envelope-pushing maneuvers testing to see how the aircraft responds to high G loads and sideways banks. Spoiler alert: not well

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Jan 16 2018

Deuce Flight Trial 7

After a successful return to flight it’s time to pressurize the cabin and see how high the aircraft can fly above 4.5km, which is the point at which the air grows too thin to survive long without oxygen support

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Jan 15 2018

Deuce Flight Trial 6

For the first time in nearly 4 months the Deuce takes to the skies once again to see if improvements in the build process have fixed serious stability issues that plagued the original prototype

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