SpaceX Starship Development

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LabPadre is a free 24/7 live stream of the SpaceX Starship construction and testing site in Boca Chica, Texas. Multi camera views placed in several locations capture every moment of the Starship's construction and testing. LabPadre is devoted to supporting and growing the amazing community surrounding SpaceX and their fascinating developments.

Starship Program Updates

Starship SN10 | 10 km Flight Update
Nosu • March 3, 2021, 11:23 p.m.

Successful flight overall, but SN10 landed too hard resulting in a RUD a few minutes after touchdown.


Starship SN10 | 10 km Flight Update
Nosu • March 3, 2021, 10:40 p.m.

Currently targeting 23:13 UTC


Starship SN10 | 10 km Flight Update
Nosu • March 3, 2021, 8:41 p.m.

Second attempt confirmed


Starship SN10 | 10 km Flight Update
Nosu • March 3, 2021, 8:33 p.m.

Second attempt possible in 2 hours.


Starship SN10 | 10 km Flight Update
Nosu • March 3, 2021, 8:21 p.m.

Abort at ignition. Standing by for a possible second attempt today.

Additional Livestreams

Sapphire Cam - Starship SN10 Live At SpaceX Boca Chica Launch Facility

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Lab Cam - Starship SN10 Live At SpaceX Boca Chica Launch Facility

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Sentinel Cam - Starship SpaceX Boca Chica Launch Facility

NO LAUNCH TODAY ~ Wednesday 2/17/2021 Welcome to the LabPadre 24/7 Livestream! || Onsite weather provided by INITWeather.com || BOCA CHICA NEWS: Residents re...

Predator Cam - Starship SN10 At SpaceX Boca Chica Launch Facility

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Road Closures

# Name Status Date Window
1 Primary Date Road Scheduled Boca Chica Beach will remain Open March 8, 2021 03:00 p.m. - 05:30 p.m.

Vehicles

Starship Prototype
Mk1


✕ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

Starship Mk1 was partially destroyed during max pressure tank testing, when the forward LOX tank ruptured along a weld line of the craft's steel structure, propelling the bulkhead several meters upwards.

Starship Prototype
SN1


✕ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

SN1 was destroyed when undergoing pressurization.

Starship Prototype
SN10


✓ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

SN10 is a Starship Prototype similar in design to SN9. It got destroyed during an explosion on the pad after landing.

Starship Prototype
SN3


✕ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

SN3's cryo test failed, the result being the LOX (Liquid Oxygen) Tank collapsing due to underpressurisation.

Starship Prototype
SN4


✕ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

On April 26, 2020, SN4 successfully completed a cryogenic pressure test. On May 29, 2020, SN4 exploded after engine testing.

Starship Prototype
SN7


✕ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

Intentionally destroyed during a pressurization test.

Starship Prototype
SN7.1


✕ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

SpaceX Test tank for 304L Stainless Steel. Top bulkhead intentionally burst during pressure testing.

Starship Prototype
SN8


✓ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

SN8 was destroyed when attempting to land after its first flight due to low header tank pressure during landing burn.

Starship Prototype
SN9


✓ Flight Proven Destroyed
Destroyed

SN9 is the first starship prototype to be fully made of 304L stainless steel. It was destroyed on landing after its first flight.

Starship Prototype
SN2


✕ Flight Proven Retired
Retired

SN2 successfully went through a pressure and cryo test, but was not used for a static fire or hop.

Starship Prototype
SN5


✓ Flight Proven Retired
Retired

Fifth prototype of the Starship prototype vehicle. On the 4th of August, SN5 completed a 150m hop, its first successful launch and landing.

Starship Prototype
SN6


✓ Flight Proven Retired
Retired

Starship SN6 first flew on Aug. 23rd in Boca Chica, Texas with a single Raptor engine. It flew to height of 150m before landing safely. This vehicle has now been transported back to the main construction site.

Starship Prototype
Starhopper


✓ Flight Proven Retired
Retired

First prototype of the Starship vehicle. Starhopper was a short test article that flew once to a height of 150m before landing safely.


Falcon 9 Block 5
Success
3 days, 3 hours ago
Starlink 17
Launch Complex 39A - Kennedy Space Center, FL, USA

A batch of 60 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.


Starship Prototype
Success
3 days, 12 hours ago
10 km Flight
Launch Pad A - SpaceX Space Launch Facility, TX, USA

The SN10 Starship performed a test flight similar to SN8 and SN9. It launched up to an altitude of 10 km or 33,000 ft, did a belly flop maneuver foll…


Soyuz 2.1b/Fregat-M
Success
1 week ago
Arktika-M No.1
31/6 - Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

Arktika-M ("Arctic-M") is a series of Earh observation satellites which will gather meteorological and hydrological data on polar region. Arktika-M s…


PSLV-DL
Success
1 week ago
Amazonia & 18 others
Satish Dhawan Space Centre First Launch Pad - Sriharikota, Republic of India

Amazonia 1 is a Brazilian optical Earth observation satellite of the National Institute for Space Research (INPE). This satellite will further streng…


Long March 4C
Success
1 week, 4 days ago
Long March 4C
Jiuquan, People's Republic of China

Antares 230+
Success
2 weeks ago
Cygnus CRS-2 NG-15 (S.S. Katherine Johnson)
Launch Area 0 A - Wallops Island, Virginia, USA

This is the 15th planned flight of the Orbital ATK's uncrewed resupply spacecraft Cygnus and its 14th flight to the International Space Station under…


Falcon 9 Block 5
Success
2 weeks, 5 days ago
Starlink 19
Space Launch Complex 40 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

A batch of 60 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.


Soyuz 2.1a
Success
2 weeks, 6 days ago
Progress MS-16
31/6 - Baikonur Cosmodrome, Republic of Kazakhstan

The Progress MS-16 Spacecraft will resupply the International Space Station.


Long March 3
Success
1 month ago
TJSW-6
Launch Complex 3 ( LC-3 ) ( LA-1 ) - Xichang Satellite Launch Center, People's Republic of China

Alleged Chinese classified geosynchronous satellite. Payload identity uncertain.


Falcon 9 Block 5
Success
1 month ago
Starlink 18
Space Launch Complex 40 - Cape Canaveral, FL, USA

A batch of 60 satellites for Starlink mega-constellation - SpaceX's project for space-based Internet communication system.