Stratolaunch has new mystery owner after Paul Allen's death
Paul Allen looks at a model for Stratolaunch. After his death in 2018, the company has a new mystery owner.Kevin P. Casey/Bloomberg News 2011
LOS ANGELES - Stratolaunch was advertised as a way to make launching satellites as routine as operations at an airport.
Now, just six months after the massive rocket-launching plane finally took its first flight over California's Mojave Desert - and a year after billionaire founder Paul Allen's death - the company has a new owner.