SpaceX Starship Explodes in Failed Landing


Feb.02 -- Space Exploration Technologies Corp.’s second test flight of its new deep-space vehicle ended in another explosive fireball after one of the prototype’s engines appeared not to reignite during the landing attempt. The Starship SN-9 flew about 6.2 miles high. It crashed near its launch pad in Boca Chica, Texas. An earlier craft from Elon Musk's SpaceX, also crashed into the ground in December.

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