Is SpaceX Getting Closer to Launching Starship from Starbase?

NEWS _ SpaceX update JUNE_CLEAN

Starbase is one step…or should we say 75 steps away from its goal to launch Starship/Super Heavy. Elon has had difficulty overcoming the legal and environmental hurdles in Boca Chica at his Starbase facility with the Starship SuperHeavy program, but the clouds are starting to clear in the southernmost part of Texas.  After waiting nine […]

FAA Requires SpaceX to Take Over 75 Actions to Mitigate Environmental Impact of Planned Starship/Super Heavy Launches

FAA Pushes Back SpaceX Starship Environmental Review Decision to June 13th

Photo Credit: Space Channel/Nicholas D’Alessandro Monday, June 13, 2022 WASHINGTON— The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will require SpaceX to take more than 75 actions to mitigate environmental impacts from its proposed plan to launch the Starship/Super Heavy vehicle from Boca Chica, Texas.  The actions are part of the agency’s environmental review. […]

The Force is Strong in Brownsville, Particularly Texas Southmost College

The Force is Strong in Brownsville, Particularly Texas Southmost College

In a galaxy not so far, far away, the sound of Star Wars filled the air. In Brownsville, the Texas Southmost College Symphony performed their rendition of the classic Star Wars theme song on the day us Star Wars fans celebrate: “may the fourth.” Chewbacca, Mandalorian, a Jawa and other characters made a guest appearance […]

FAA Pushes Back SpaceX Starship Environmental Review Decision to June 13th

FAA Pushes Back SpaceX Starship Environmental Review Decision to June 13th

Photo Credit: Space Channel/Nicholas D’Alessandro The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced today, May 31, that it was again extending its target date to complete an environmental review of the proposed SpaceX Starship spacecraft and Super Heavy rocket program in Boca Chica, Texas, to June 13th. Following is the FAA Official Statement: The FAA intends to […]

FAA Once Again Delays SpaceX Starship Environmental Review Decision Another Month — May 31st

FAA Pushes Back SpaceX Starship Environmental Review Decision to June 13th

Photo Credit: Space Channel/Nicholas D’Alessandro The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced on Friday it was again extending its target date to complete an environmental review of the proposed SpaceX Starship spacecraft and Super Heavy rocket program in Boca Chica, Texas, to May 31. Following is the FAA Official Statement: The FAA is working toward issuing […]

New Space Media in Brownsville TX

On the border, by the sea and beyond traditional media, Space Channel Studios is now fully operational in Brownsville TX. Covering the stories from tomorrow that are re-shaping our world today. From our newsroom to the screening room, our team is embedded in the community and on the ground at Starbase with the latest breaking […]

The Force is Strong at Starbase

“My ally is the Force, and a powerful ally it is. Life creates it, makes it grow. Its energy surrounds us and binds us. Luminous beings are we, not this crude matter. You must feel the Force around you; here, between you, me, the tree, the rock, everywhere, yes. Even between the land and the […]

STARSHIP PROGRAM: 2022 Keynote from Starbase TX

Elon Musk may usually be a man of few words where Twitter is concerned, but when he does speak, Space Channel is always there to listen. This time, Musk sent out two very succinct tweets about the recently revealed SpaceX Starship Animation video. The animation comes as part of a keynote, delivered by Musk himself […]

Starship: A New Hope

Excitement and anticipation energized the morning air at Starbase as a group of middle schoolers danced in front of a Starship.  With Brownsville’s Charro Days at the end of February and Elon’s surprise Starship Program announcement coming this week, there’s a lot for the city to look forward to. It’s no secret that Elon has […]