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SpaceX Starship completes landing but then explodes in latest test


SpaceX’s futuristic Starship looked to have performed a perfect touchdown on March 3 before exploding with so much force that it was hurled into the air. The failure occurred just minutes after SpaceX declared success. Two previous test flights crash-landed in fireballs. The full-scale prototype of Elon Musk’s envisioned Mars ship soared more than six miles after lifting off from the southern tip of Texas.

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