- SpaceX plans to launch a full-size Starship rocket prototype about 7.8 miles (12.5 kilometers) into the air at 4:45 p.m. CT on Wednesday from Boca Chica, Texas.
- The planned flight is Starship’s highest yet. SpaceX wants to test the aerodynamics, steering, landing ability, and more of the 16-story steel-bodied prototype, called SN8 (serial No. 8).
- SpaceX can fly the vehicle between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. CT, according to Federal Aviation Administration airspace-closure notices. The company can also…