SpaceX Starship Prototype Blows Up On Launchpad

SpaceX Starship Prototype Blows Up On Launchpad

Last month SpaceX revealed their new reusable heavy rocket, Starship. The spacecraft underwent a test yesterday which was unsuccessful. SpaceX said of the incident, “The purpose of today’s test was to pressurize systems to the max, so the outcome was not completely unexpected.” The incident was caught on video. SpaceX also added that this is the mk1 prototype and they’re already working on a mk3 model.

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