SpaceX’s StarshipSuper Heavy rocket tests 7 engines (video)

A static fire test of SpaceX Booster 7 showing the giant rocket belching flame
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On Monday (Sept. 19), SpaceX fired seven engines on its Starship Super Heavy prototype “Booster 7,” marking the most of the company’s new Raptor engines tested simultaneously.

The company is testing some of Booster 7’s engines ahead of its planned first orbital flight. starship, a 165-foot-tall (50-meter) reusable spacecraft that will be lifted into orbit by 33 next-generation Raptor engines inside a 230-foot-tall (70 m) Super Heavy booster. The Starship will have six engines.

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