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SpaceX Starship Passes Static Fire Test With Three Raptor Engines, Finally Gets Nose Cone!

The Starship is coming together, literally and figuratively! With its three Raptor engines test fired, and nosecones and fins attached,…

1 year ago

Elon Musk Shares a View of Starship With Three Raptor Engines Installed

The SN8 Starship prototype just got its three Raptor engines, and is now preparing to test fire them. After that,…

1 year ago

The SpaceX Starship Could be Making its Biggest Hop Yet (and a Belly-Flop) Next Month!

Elon Musk and SpaceX appear to be gearing up for a high-altitude hop test with the SN8 before the end…

1 year ago

SpaceX is Going to Hop Starship Again This Weekend

SpaceX has a busy weekend ahead with three missions scheduled for Sunday, including a 150 m hop test with the…

1 year ago

SpaceX is Hiring People to Help Build a Resort at the Boca Chica Launch Facility

SpaceX recently announced that they are looking for a Resort Development Manager to help them turn Boca Chica into a…

1 year ago

Finally! SpaceX Starship Prototype SN5 Flies Just Over 150 Meters Into the Air

Yesterday, SpaceX moved one step closer to sending people to the Moon and Mars when its SN5 prototype successfully made…

1 year ago

Will We See a Starship Test This Week?

Barring a further delays, the fifth Starship prototype (SN5) could be ready for a static fire and hop test by…

1 year ago

The SpaceX Starship Could Fly This Summer!

Despite an unexpected fire during the latest static fire test, SpaceX's Starship prototype is alive and well and closer to…

2 years ago

SpaceX’s Third Starship Prototype Collapsed Last Night

SpaceX suffered another setback with its development of the Starship last night when a third prototype (SN3) suffered a structural…

2 years ago

Another Reminder that Spaceflight is Difficult. Starship Prototype Explodes and Falls Over

SpaceX suffered another setback when its Starship prototype SN1 exploded during a loading test - similar to what happened to…

2 years ago