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— SpaceX (@SpaceX) October 22, 2021 The Starship will launch on top of a huge reusable first stage booster called the Super Heavy. Made of stainless steel, the entire stack stands 394 feet (120 meters) tall, higher than any rocket ever built.Why did SpaceX explode?
SpaceX reported that the pressure in the liquid-oxygen tank got too high in the rocket's upper stage, which is what may have caused the explosion. The rocket's computers transmitted over 3,000 channels of data before exploding, which scientists now have to sift through to figure out what went wrong.When did the SpaceX Rocket explode?
A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket exploded during a static fire test at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2016.