The Starship spacecraft of the American space and aviation company SpaceX exploded during the landing maneuver as soon as it returned to Earth after successfully launching it with a high-altitude flight.
Despite the apparent damage to the vehicle, the staff seemed happy with the result with someone commenting. Incredible staff, good job.
Another message added to the events live broadcast included a great quiz, Congratulations Starship Team! “.
Elon Musk, president of SpaceX, hopes that copies of the spacecraft will someday take humans to other planets, especially Mars.
The spacecraft was supposed to start the journey at 12.5 km altitude over Boca Chica, Texas.
The second launch attempt was canceled just 2 minutes and 6 seconds before the planned take-off.