“So SN8 had a pressure problem in the header tanks. They fixed that.
“Now to SN9. It had an engine failure. So hopefully they fix that problem. If they do it will land.”
Will the Starship SN10 launch this week?
Before the Starship prototype launches on its maiden flight, SpaceX will still need to carry out a static fire test of Starship’s Raptor engines.
During a static fire test, Starship briefly fires its engines at full throttle while firmly tethered to the ground.