Elon Musk Reveals SpaceX's Very Shiny, Somewhat Wrinkly Starship

Elon Musk Reveals SpaceX's Very Shiny, Somewhat Wrinkly Starship

NASA might still be waiting for its first real test of SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft - which was recently pushed back into February for unspecified reasons - but that's not the only spacecraft SpaceX has been working on.

This isn't what the final version of the Starship will look like.

SpaceX and Tesla boss Elon Musk has tweeted a photo of the former company's under-development "Starship" - or at least, a version that will be used for testing. Formerly known as the BFR, the Starship remains the company's most ambitious project.

Twitter user Evelyn Janeidy Arevalo managed to get up close to the hopper prototype, and has posted pictures and video of the Starship.

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On Twitter, Musk also noted that the Starship vertical flight tests will be similar to those performed with the Falcon 9 Hopper, a 10-story Vertical Takeoff Vertical Landing (VTVL) vehicle that SpaceX created to test technologies required to return rockets back to Earth, according to the description of a 2013 SpaceX YouTube video.

"Orbital version is taller, has thicker skins (won't wrinkle) & a smoothly curving nose section", he added. "This is for suborbital VTOL tests", Musk said.

In 2017, Musk claimed that the Starship would be able to "take you anywhere on Earth in 60 minutes" - but if you're already dreaming of speedy commutes around the world, you'll be disappointed to know that the image shared by Musk shows a test vehicle.

This latest glimpse of the Starship is indeed awe-inspiring, especially with the tiny would-be human passenger standing in front of it for scale.

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