SpaceX Starship SN9 Could Complete Static Fire Test This Week Written 5 January 2021


SpaceX (2018) rendition of the Starship/Super Heavy's ascent | SpaceX; Wikipedia; CC0

NASA Space Flight reports that SpaceX’s Starship SN9 prototype “is set to complete an accelerated pad flow with a Static Fire test and launch this coming week. A triple Raptor Static Fire test is tracking early this week.” Additionally, the Starship SN10 “is now an integrated stack inside the High Bay, ready to roll to the launch site as soon as SN9 departs.” The SN11 and SN12 “are undergoing their own buildup operations inside the Mid Bay, with the former only lacking a nosecone.”
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