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Boeing Hit With 61 Safety Fixes for Starliner Astronaut Capsule

Multiple Software Errors Doomed Boeing Starliner Crew Capsule Test: NASA

Boeing faces 61 safety fixes following last year’s botched test flight of its Starliner crew capsule, NASA said Friday. NASA has also designated December’s aborted space station mission as a serious “high-visibility close call” that could have destroyed the capsule — twice. In releasing the outcome of a joint investigation, …

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Multiple Software Errors Doomed Boeing Starliner Crew Capsule Test: NASA

Multiple Software Errors Doomed Boeing Starliner Crew Capsule Test: NASA

Multiple software issues and a poor radio link doomed a test flight of Boeing’s crew capsule late last year, NASA said Friday, revealing for the first time a glitch that could have destroyed the spaceship on its re-entry. The Starliner’s December 20 mission, an uncrewed test flight, was ended early …

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