At the site of the SpaceX Starship launch at Boca Chica Beach on Thursday morning, hundreds of people hoping to catch a glimpse of the launch watched from Texas State Highway 48.
SpaceX is counting this morning’s first ever launch of Starship-Super Heavy from Boca Chica/Starbase as a success, even though the flight came to an "exciting end"; in the words of a SpaceX commentator 3 minutes and 59 seconds after launch.
After the Federal Aviation Administration granted a long-awaited launch license on April 14, all eyes were on Boca Chica Beach/Starbase early Monday morning in anticipation of SpaceX’s first attempt to put a Starship into orbit.
The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday issued SpaceX a long-awaited Vehicle Operator License for the first orbital flight of a Starship prototype, clearing the way for a launch next week from Boca Chica/Starbase.
SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk on Thursday tweeted a dramatic drone video of Starship SN24 newly restacked atop the massive Super Heavy BN7 booster rocket at the company’s Boca Chica/Starbase launch site.
SpaceX has again revised its timeline for when the first Starship orbital launch is likely to take place.
Not having permission to be on SpaceX property near Boca Chica Beach landed a 30-year-old man in jail Wednesday.
DONNA — After a brief closed-door discussion, the Donna City Council gave its unanimous support to exploring the feasibility of locating a liquified natural gas (LNG) facility here with the potential for supplying SpaceX with the vital fuel it needs to power its rockets.