One labeled SN15 starship The prototype successfully landed on May 5, 2021, completing its high-altitude flight. since May 5 Musk and SpaceX, Starship‘s work continues to fly with a Super Heavy Booster for the first time.
Expected date given
Twitter’also making a statement Elon Musk“We hope to make the Starship’s first orbital flight late next month. However, it is more likely to be November 2022.
This week the first stage booster was tested for the first time with seven engines firing. Stating that the engines used in the previous test were more than doubled, the officials underlined that they have completed all preparations for safe flight.
Completing the tests SpaceX, in the next step starship from the Federal Aviation Administration for (FAA) will receive a launch license. Temporary license issued in June FAA, announced that a total of 75 units for the new license should have been changed.
Starship and Super Heavy Once launched together, the test flight will send the first one for a short trip into orbit, and then make a splash off the coast of Hawaii. Super Heavy will return to attempt a landing on a modified oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.