SpaceX Completes Crew Capsule Engine Test

SpaceX Completes Crew Capsule Engine Test

SpaceX is getting serious about manned space travel. The company had an unsuccessful test that resulted in destruction of their Dragon crew capsule earlier this year. However, this month’s parachute test went well and now SpaceX has completed a test which required firing the engines. The firm reported they’re moving forward with more tests and are still targeting 2020 for a manned flight.

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