Elon Musk Shares Photo of SpaceX’s First Starship - Futurism
Futurism.com - Sat 12 Jan 03:27 GMT

Elon Musk Shares Photo of SpaceX’s First Starship - Futurism

See the rocket designed to take us to Mars.

  The Real Deal Musk also shared a few more details on the rocket in a follow-up tweet: “This is for suborbital VTOL [vertical take-off and landing] tests.

  Orbital version is taller, has thicker skins (won’t wrinkle) a smoothly curving nose section.”

  Those suborbital VTOL tests could take place as soon as February, according to Musk.

  As for when we’ll get a chance to see an orbital version, Musk claims that could happen in June.

  Starship In Action Once these tests are complete, SpaceX has many plans for Starship.