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What does SS1 stand for?

SS1 stands for Space Ship One (Scaled Composites)

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In addition to the pounds 60m, Virgin Atlantic has spent pounds 14m buying the licensing rights to Burt Rutan's Space Ship One, which successfully went into space twice earlier this month.
The Space Ship One rocket plane, funded by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, took off from a desert runway slung to the belly of a carrier plane with test pilot Brian Binnie at the wheel.
The first private manned space flight took place in June, when Space Ship One, a craft funded by billionaire Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen and designed by aviation pioneer Burt Rutan, reached the required altitude on a test flight.