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WASHINGTON — A test flight of Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner commercial crew vehicle will be delayed for at least several months to fix a problem with valves on the spacecraft.What is wrong with the Starliner?
Starliner test flight faces months-long delay by Jeff Foust— August 13, 2021 Technicians attempt to repair valves in the propulsion system on Boeing's CST-100 Starliner that have forced an extended delay in the launch of the spacecraft on an uncrewed test flight.What's going on with Boeing's Starliner?
New York (CNN Business) The long-awaited test flight of Boeing's Starliner, which is designed to carry astronauts and compete with SpaceX's Crew Dragon spacecraft, is once again delayed.When will the Starliner be ready for launch?
“The Starliner team has completed all work on the OFT-2 vehicle except for activity to be conducted closer to launch, such as loading cargo and fueling the spacecraft,” Boeing said in a release posted at the weekend. #Starliner will be mission-ready in May, and with @NASA we're targeting August/September to launch Orbital Flight Test-2.