Ship 20 completes milestone RVac Static Fire – Musk cites ambitious path to launch
Source: NASA Spaceflight
Date Published: 10/22/2021
Ship 20 completed another milestone with two Static Fire tests on Thursday evening. Following a preburner test earlier in the week, the RVac engine fired up for the first time on a Starship. Then, it fired up again, this time accompanied by a sea-level Raptor ignition, later in the evening.