Next Spaceflight

Status

Suborbital
Success

10-Kilometer Test Flight

Launch Time
Wed Mar 03, 2021 23:14 UTC

SN10 successfully completed a 10km flight with the first ever successful flip maneuver and landing, however, it landed hard due to helium bubbles being ingested by the landing raptor engine. As a result, SN10 landed hard and exploded a few minutes later.

Rocket

Starship Prototype
SpaceX
Status: Active
Liftoff Thrust: 6,000 kN
Stages: 1
Strap-ons: 0
Rocket Height: 50.0 m

Vehicles

SN10

Flight #1
Starbase Landing Zone A

Mission Details

Test Flight

Starship SN10 performed a test flight to 10 kilometers. Following the launch, the prototype successfully completed a propulsive landing at SpaceX's South Texas launch facility, but landed hard, and exploded a few minutes later.

Suborbital

Location

Suborbital Pad A, Starbase, Texas, USA

Stats

Starship Prototype

5th mission
3rd successful mission
1st consecutive successful mission