Boeing’s Starliner spacecraft will not be flying to the International Space Station on an essential NASA examination trip this month nevertheless. 

After a collection of hold-ups that started with a Russian module mishap at the International Spaceport Station (ISS) on Starliner’s intended July 30 launch day, complied with by the exploration that 12 shutoffs on the Starliner spacecraft were not functioning properly during preflight checks, Boeing revealed on Friday (Aug. 13) that it would certainly stand down from the existing launch home window. A brand-new duration for the launch has actually not yet been revealed as well as 4 of the shutoffs on Starliner are still stuck.