BROWNSVILLE, Texas – A 20-kilometer flight in the works for the SpaceX Starship under construction near Boca Chica Beach.
President and CEO, Elon Musk, announcing on Twitter that an update for the starship will be made on the SpaceX reaching orbit anniversary of September 28th. Just a few days ago, SpaceX successfully launched it’s prototype hopper over 500 feet in the air. Now they’re aiming for a 12 mile launch. That’s over 10 times higher than the previous test.