SpaceX efforts focusing on South Texas

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BROWNSVILLE, Texas – More commercial traffic may be coming to SpaceX Boca Chica in Brownsville.

According to recent reports by, the space exploration company is pausing some of its operations in Florida to focus on the construction of a new starship in south Texas. Local 23 found that the SpaceX careers page has recently added more temporary positions for Brownsville, many listed to be starship related.

The company continues to work on construction of “Starship Mk3” an interplanetary spaceship designed to take people to Mars.

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