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SpaceX Starship Prototype Spits Out Super-Hot Debris, Causes Literal Fire In Dumpster

SpaceX Starship Prototype Spits Out Super-Hot Debris, Causes Literal Fire In Dumpster

Brush firThey appeared shortly after the Starship’s static firing test on Thursday, September 8, 2022.Screenshot: NASAspaceflight SpaceX conducted a static firing test of a prototype Starship rocket on Thursday, in which the six raptor engines were engaged. The eight seconds the test seemed to go well, except for the problematic brush fire that ensued. The …

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SpaceX Starship prototype ignites six engines and sparks massive bushfire

SpaceX Starship prototype ignites six engines and sparks massive bushfire

SpaceX has successfully ignited all six engines of its latest prototype spacecraft, taking an important step to ensure the upper stage will be ready for the rocket’s first orbital launch attempt. Unfortunately, the same successful static firing of a Starship upper stage – potentially producing almost twice as much thrust as the booster from SpaceX’s …

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