Boeing Addresses Ongoing Starliner Spacecraft Testing

Michael Howard

October 19, 2021

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Boeing and NASA update members of the public on the current state of the CST-100 Starliner project.

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Boeing's Starliner capsule, atop an Atlas V launch vehicle, stands ready at Space Launch Complex 41, Cape Canaveral Space Force Station.  Photo credit: Michael Howard / We Report Space

International Space Station Issue Delays Launch of Boeing Starliner

An unplanned orientation change aboard the International Space Station, while not placing the crew on board in any danger, has forced the delay of Boeing's second Starliner Orbital Flight Test launch.

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A panoramic view inside the Boeing CST-100 Starliner mockup.  Photo credit: Jared Haworth / We Report Space

Boeing to Review 1 Million Lines of Starliner Code After Second OFT Software Issue Found

NASA and Boeing held a joint press conference on February 7, 2020 to discuss problems found with the December 2019 uncrewed Orbital Test Flight of the Boeing Starliner.

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Starliner post-launch conference.  Photo credit: Michael Howard / We Report Space

Boeing Books $410 Million Charge for Additional Uncrewed Starliner Test Flight

Although a second uncrewed flight test of the Starliner capsule is not certain, Boeing has booked a $410 million charge to cover the possibility of NASA requiring a second test flight.

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Boeing, NASA, and U.S. Army personnel work around the Boeing CST-100 Starliner spacecraft shortly after it landed in White Sands, New Mexico, Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019. The landing completes an abbreviated Orbital Flight Test for the company that still meets several mission objectives for NASA’s Commercial Crew program. The Starliner spacecraft launched on a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket at 6:36 a.m. Friday, Dec. 20 from Space Launch Complex 41 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida. Photo Credit: (NASA/Bill Ingalls)

Starliner "Calypso" Touches Down at White Sands Space Harbor

Boeing's Starliner spacecraft becomes the first crew-capable capsule to perform a land-based landing on US soil.

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