This aircraft paper model is the Scaled Composites Model 318 White Knight (simple as WhiteKnightOne), the papercraft is designed by Jan Muller. The scale of the paper plane is 1:48. There is another White Knight paper model (Scaled Composites White Knight Two) at the site: SpaceShipTwo and White Knight II free papercraft. The Scaled Composites Model 318 White Knight is a jet-powered carrier aircraft used to launch the Scaled Composites SpaceShipOne experimental spacecraft. It was developed by Scaled Composites as part of their Tier One program. The aircraft is subsequently being offered by Scaled on a contract basis as a research testbed, and was also used for drop tests of the Boeing X-37 spaceplane from June 2005 until April 2006. [Source: wikipedia]
- Crew: 2
- Capacity: 8,000 lb (3,600 kg) payload
- Wingspan: 82 ft 0 in (25 m)
- Fuel capacity: 6,400 lb (2,900 kg)
- Powerplant: 2 × General Electric J85-GE-5 after-burning turbojet, 2,400 lbf (11 kN) thrust each dry, 3,600 lbf (16 kN) with afterburner
You can download the paper plane here: Scaled Composites Model 318 White Knight Free Airplane Paper Model Download
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