SpaceX prepping for Starship ‘hopper test’ in a matter of weeks

//SpaceX prepping for Starship ‘hopper test’ in a matter of weeks

SpaceX prepping for Starship ‘hopper test’ in a matter of weeks

SpaceX has yet to launch a rocket in 2019, but Elon Musk’s aerospace company has several big projects in motion. In addition to erecting the Falcon 9 rocket and Crew Dragon capsule for an unmanned test mission for its first astronaut-delivery program (read more on that below), the company is working toward a “hopper test” of the Starship that it hopes will ferry passengers to the moon and Mars. Over the weekend, Musk retweeted photos of the test spaceship, recently renamed from BFR, that…

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