October 25, 2021

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Pad Abort Test of Boeing’s Starliner Spacecraft

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TESTING 1…2…3🚀 Boeing is preparing to put its #Starliner’s launch abort system to the test on Monday, Nov. 4 at the White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico. The test will demonstrate the spacecraft’s ability to protect Commercial Crew Program astronauts by carrying them safely away from the launch pad in the unlikely event of an emergency prior to liftoff. Tune in for our live coverage starting at 8:50 a.m. EST: