Boca Chica

SpaceX is Gearing Up for the Starship’s Third Orbital Test Flight

The Starship/Super Heavy is the world's first fully reusable launch system and the most powerful rocket in history. It is…

2 months ago

SpaceX Tested Its Starship Again. Successful Launch But Both Vehicles Were Destroyed

SpaceX has completed its second orbital launch test; and once again, the results were a bit mixed!

6 months ago

SpaceX Starship Effectively Grounded by FAA After in-Flight Explosion

After the Starship's orbital flight test ended in an explosion, SpaceX is grounded while the FAA performs an assessment.

1 year ago

Will the Starship be Ready for an April Launch?

SpaceX is gearing up for an orbital launch test this month, putting them one step closer to regular launches with…

1 year ago

SpaceX Sets New Record with Successful Test-Firing of 31 Raptor Engines!

SpaceX set a new record for thrust with the B7 booster's static fire test, which saw 31 of its 33…

1 year ago

“Mechazilla” is Getting its Arms. Now it can Catch Starships!

The "Mechazilla" Launch Tower at SpaceX's Boca Chica Launch Facility in south Texas just got a pair of "chopstick" arms!

3 years ago

Starship is Stacked on the Super Heavy Booster. The Tallest Rocket Ever Built

SpaceX achieved another milestone this week as the Starship and Super Heavy prototype were stacked and fully-integrated for the first…

3 years ago

After Just 6 Weeks of Construction, Super Heavy is Built and Ready to Move

SpaceX just rolled its Super Heavy Booster prototype (B3) onto the test pad at Boca Chica, bringing the company closer…

3 years ago

SpaceX’s SN15 Starship Prototype Nails It!

On the fifth attempt, SpaceX nailed the high-altitude flight test with a Starship prototype! Onward and upward we go!

3 years ago

Latest Starship Prototype SN11 Explodes in mid-air, Raining Debris on the Launch Site

SpaceX just conducted its fourth high-altitude flight test with a Starship prototype (SN11). Once again, there was a slight explosion!

3 years ago