The SpaceX SN6 Starship prototype had a successful 150-meter hop test. This is the second SpaceX 150 meter hop test using a prototype Starship. There was Starhopper test flight in 2019.
Elon Musk tweeted there will be several short hop tests to ensure they have the launch process completely worked out. They will than add body flaps and go for high altitude testing.
We’ll do several short hops to smooth out launch process, then go high altitude with body flaps
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) August 5, 2020
SOURCES – SpaceX, Wikipedia, Everyday Astronaut
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