News Archive / Tagged: OFT-2
Starliner completes second orbital flight testCullen DesforgesMay 26th, 2022
After spending six days in space, Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft successfully returned to Earth, setting the stage for a crewed flight later this year.
2nd uncrewed Starliner mission finally gets to spaceTheresa CrossMay 19th, 2022
Starliner’s second uncrewed orbital flight test, OFT-2, is finally underway after a delay of 10 months following problems with the spacecraft’s propulsion system.
Starliner service module for Orbital Flight Test-2 being replacedTheresa CrossDecember 14th, 2021
Boeing has decided to replace the troubled service module meant to be used for the second uncrewed test flight of the company’s Starliner spacecraft.
Boeing’s OFT-2 Starliner mission will not launch in AugustCullen DesforgesAugust 14th, 2021
Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft for the second uncrewed Orbital Flight Test requires “deeper-level troubleshooting” on its propulsion system and will be returned to its processing facility.
UPDATE: Propulsion system issue delays OFT-2 Starliner launchDerek RichardsonAugust 3rd, 2021
Several hours before the planned launch of Boeing’s uncrewed OFT-2 Starliner spacecraft, the company called off the flight.
Boeing’s Starliner set for 2nd unpiloted orbital testTheresa CrossJuly 28th, 2021
After more than a year and a half of additional testing, Boeing is finally set to fly a second uncrewed Orbital Flight Test, OFT-2, of the company’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft.
Starliner attached to Atlas 5 rocket in advance of OFT-2 missionTheresa CrossJuly 18th, 2021
Boeing’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft for the upcoming second Orbital Flight Test was transported and attached to its Atlas 5 carrier rocket for launch.
OFT-2 Starliner spacecraft fueled in advance of late-July launchCullen DesforgesJune 28th, 2021
After over a year of unexpected delays, Boeing’s OFT-2 Starliner spacecraft is poised to take to the skies in its final proving run before carrying astronauts.
Next CST-100 Starliner test set for the end of JulyTheresa CrossJune 13th, 2021
Boeing and NASA recently announced a date for the second uncrewed Orbital Flight Test of the company’s CST-100 Starliner spacecraft.
Boeing to fly uncrewed Starliner mission for second timeTheresa CrossApril 6th, 2020
Boeing announced that Starliner would fly a second unmanned test mission in the Fall of 2020 from Florida due to an unsuccessful test flight in December of last year.