See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

Boeing is now targeting June 1 for crewed launch of Starliner

Posted on AllSides May 24th, 2024
From The Center

The first crewed flight of Boeing's Starliner spacecraft is now targeting June 1 after the company and its partners spent much of May troubleshooting three different issues. The CST-100 Starliner was on the launch pad May 6, preparing for liftoff, when United Launch Alliance detected an issue with a valve on its rocket that would push the Boeing spacecraft toward the International Space Station. The launch was scrubbed, and then two additional issues surfaced while investigating and replacing that valve, officials said Friday. Boeing discovered a small helium leak on...

Read full story
Some content from this outlet may be limited or behind a paywall.

More News about Culture from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right