Starship aims to revolutionize space travel for Mars mission

Gulf News June 4, 2024, 03:00 PM UTC

Summary: SpaceX's Starship, taller than the Statue of Liberty, aims to revolutionize space travel by making it more affordable and accessible. The upcoming Flight 4 will test improvements like enhanced propellant filtration and additional roll control thrusters. Starship, designed for reusability, plans to take humans back to the Moon and eventually to Mars. SpaceX's innovative approach has already disrupted the space industry, with the potential to make space travel routine and commercial.

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