After another successful engine test, SpaceX’s Starship SN8 prototype prepares for high-altitude test flight, attempting to reach an altitude of 15km.
On Tuesday, SpaceX fired up the three Raptor engines attached to Starship SN8 prototype.
According Elon Musk’s tweet:
“The successful test means the prototype could go on to make its maiden voyage to 9 miles (15km) altitude, as soon as next week.”
Starship SN8 Static Fire!
Overview Article for this test:https://t.co/E3v5cOyEAt
Mary (@BocaChicaGal) livestreaming with the NSF Crew.
— Chris B – NSF (@NASASpaceflight) November 24, 2020