A rocket prototype developed by SpaceX,
Mark 1, partially exploded during a pressure test conducted in Boca Chica,
The incident happened at the company’s launch site in Boca Chica this week and was captured on a Livestream by a YouTube user. During the test, the upper portion of the rocket blew apart and heavy plumes of smoke flowed from the vehicle, sending shrapnel flying into the air.
Construction works continue on Virgin Trains high-speed rail
service across the state of Florida.
Formally known as Brightline, the train will connect Orlando
to West Palm Beach, down to Miami, with speeds up to 125 mph.
Florida’s new high-speed rail system is part of a goal to get 3 million cars off the road. The rail is expected to cost $2.5 billion, including a $70 million maintenance facility south of the Orlando International Airport.