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10 km Flight

Starship SN11

SpaceX

Launch Status
Failure

Mission

10 km Flight

Type: Test Flight

The SN11 Starship prototype performed a test flight similar to SN8, SN9 and SN10. It launched up to an altitude of 10 km or 33,000 ft and did a belly flop maneuver followed by a controlled descent, but got destroyed during the landing maneuver.

Location

Launch Pad B

SpaceX Space Launch Facility, TX, USA

8 rockets have launched from SpaceX Space Launch Facility, TX, USA.

Launch Pad B, SpaceX Space Launch Facility, TX, USA

Rocket

Starship Prototype

Length: 50 meters
Diameter: 9 meters
First Launch: July 26, 2019

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

The Starship Prototype rocket has been launched a total of 8 times with 5 successful and 3 failed launches.

Landing

Starship SN11 failed to land back at the launch site after its high-altitude flight.

SpaceX Starship Landing Pad – LZ

This is the landing pad used for early Starship development flights.

Return to Launch Site – RTLS

A return to launch site usually means that after stage separation the booster flips and does a burn back towards the launch site, landing near where it initially launched from.

Agency

SpaceX

Type: Commercial
Abbreviation: SpX
Administration: CEO: Elon Musk
Founded: 2002
Launchers: Falcon
Spacecraft: Dragon
Country: USA

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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Edge
Edge
1 month ago

Let’s stick the landing this time!

Mr X
Mr X
Reply to  Edge
21 days ago

Yep πŸ™‚

benjo
benjo
25 days ago

you got that right

Guy Naquin
Guy Naquin
23 days ago

how

tamara stokes
tamara stokes
21 days ago

Let’s pray this one goes this time

Aaron Gosnell
Aaron Gosnell
Reply to  tamara stokes
19 days ago

Let’s have a successful mission this time.Stick the landing and don’t blow this time.

Rocket Nerd
Rocket Nerd
Reply to  Aaron Gosnell
19 days ago

Agreed!

Maksim
Maksim
Reply to  tamara stokes
17 days ago

it blew up dude get live

Maksim
Maksim
18 days ago

yea yer yup super crazy awesome landing no fall over after landin or back flip pls.
only cheers and fireworks pls cause it will land and survive for more than 1 day at most 1 month because space-x takes apart ther rocets:( but it will land:)

Last edited 18 days ago by Maksim
Maksim
Maksim
17 days ago

It blew up IN THE SKY!!!!! HOW COULD YOU SPACEX!!!!!!!!!!!!😭😭😭😭😭😭😭:-(:-(:-(:-(:-(:-(:-(:-(:-(:-(

Last edited 17 days ago by Maksim