SpaceX Aims For Starship Crew Flights by 2023

SpaceX Starship
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SpaceX is looking to shave development time for Starship crewed flights to less than half of the six years it has taken to get the Falcon 9-Dragon system ready to fly people for the first time, company President and Chief Operating Officer Gwynne Shotwell says. SpaceX and Boeing won NASA Commercial...
Irene Klotz

Irene Klotz is Senior Space Editor for Aviation Week, based in Cape Canaveral. Before joining Aviation Week in 2017, Irene spent 25 years as a wire service reporter covering human and robotic spaceflight, commercial space, astronomy, science and technology for Reuters and United Press International.

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