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4K LIVE STARSHIP CAM - SpaceX Boca Chica Launch Pad Live in 4K from South Padre Island Texas

*** LATEST SPACEX BOCA CHICA STARSHIP NEWS - STARSHIP CAM is live 24/7 in 4K and overviews the Starship Assembly Area or L...

LIVE: SpaceX Hops Starship SN6 to 150 Meters

SpaceX is attempting to hop Starship SN6 to an altitude of 150 meters. Starship SN6 is outfitted with Raptor SN29 for the test flight. Updates: https://forum...

150m Hop


Destination: Suborbital
Mission: Suborbital

Suborbital SpaceX South Texas Launch Site SpaceX Space Launch Facility, TX, USA
SN6 - SpaceX Starship Landing Pad

The Starship SN6 prototype will attempt to perform a 150m hop similar to the one successfully performed by its predecessor SN5.

Starship Prototype

Family: Starship
Configuration: Prototype

Prototype of SpaceX's Starship, a fully reusable second stage and space vehicle.

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  • Stages
  • Length
    30.0 m
  • Diameter
    9.0 m
  • Fairing Diameter
  • Launch Mass
    45 T
  • Thrust
    2900 kN
  • Name
    Starship Prototype
  • Family
  • Variant
  • Alias
  • Full Name
    Starship Prototype
Payload Capacity
  • Launch Cost
  • Low Earth Orbit
  • Geostationary Transfer Orbit
  • Direct Geostationary
  • Sun-Synchronous Capacity

Booster Info


Status: Active

Type: Core
Flight Proven: No
First Flight: September 3, 2020
Last Flight: September 3, 2020
Flights: 1
Landings Attempted: 1
Landings Successful: 1

Landing Information

SN6 successfully landed at the Starship Landing Pad in Boca Chica, Texas after its first hop.

Result: Successful Return to Landing Site landing at SpaceX Starship Landing Pad.


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CEO: Elon Musk Founded: 2002 Successes: 102 Failures: 6 Pending: 41

Agency Type: Commercial

Space Exploration Technologies Corp., known as SpaceX, is an American aerospace manufacturer and space transport services company headquartered in Hawthorne, California. It was founded in 2002 by entrepreneur Elon Musk with the goal of reducing space transportation costs and enabling the colonization of Mars. SpaceX has many pads, on the East Coast of the US they own SLC-40 at Cape Canaveral and LC-39A at the Kennedy Space Center for their lower inclination launches. They also own SLC-4E at Vandenberg, California for their high inclination launches. Another site is also being developed at Boca Chica, Texas.


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