Wikipedia:Featured picture candidates/SpaceShipOne

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Dawn of a new age: SpaceShipOne, taxi's into the history books, the first of two flights, 16P.[edit]

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Original – Dawn of a new age: SpaceShipOne
Reason
Mike Melvill waves to the crowd in a moment that will forever be remembered as one of the first private manned mission's into Space flight 16P. It was the first competitive flight in the Ansari X PRIZE competition.
Articles in which this image appears
SpaceShipOne & SpaceShipOne flight 16P.
FP category for this image
Wikipedia:Featured_pictures/Vehicles/Air
Creator
WPPilot
  • Support as nominator --WPPilot 21:39, 28 February 2014 (UTC)
  • Oppose Subject of the photo is obscured by the signage at the side of the runway. Nick-D (talk) 22:34, 28 February 2014 (UTC)
  • Oppose - The sign cacs it up. - hahnchen 02:01, 1 March 2014 (UTC)
  • Oppose: I have to agree as well, the airfield guidance sign is really annoying. --CyberXRef 03:10, 1 March 2014 (UTC)
  • Support - The sign doesn't bother me at all.--Mark Miller (talk) 06:58, 1 March 2014 (UTC)
  • Oppose. Composition and image blur. Ðiliff «» (Talk) 08:28, 4 March 2014 (UTC)
  • Comment — The verb would be taxis — "taxi's" being the possessive form of the noun. Sca (talk) 16:01, 9 March 2014 (UTC)

Not Promoted -- — Crisco 1492 (talk) 23:29, 10 March 2014 (UTC)