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FAA Ends Investigations Into Crashed SpaceX Starship Prototypes: File

FAA Ends Investigations Into Crashed SpaceX Starship Prototypes: File

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Photograph: Invoice Ingalls/NASA (Getty Pictures)The Federal Aviation Administration has ended its investigations into SpaceX’s final two Starship prototype assessments, dubbed SN8 and SN9, per CNN’s Jackie Wattles. News of the federal probes threw the open of SpaceX’s SN10 prototype into staunch limbo, but on Sunday CEO Elon Musk seemed confident that the topic has been resolved, tweeting that there’s a “upright probability of flying this week!”Final month, news surfaced that SpaceX violated its open license with its SN8 high-altitude take a look at flight in December, which introduced on a formal investigation by the FAA. The company denied SpaceX’s proposed updates to its license and didn’t greenlight the open, but the firm went forward with it anyway, CNET reported. The rocket launch...