According to specialists, the cause of the incident with the spacecraft Crew Dragon was the activation system of the SuperDraco engines. However, definitive conclusions to do early.
At the end of April this year, the spacecraft Crew Dragon exploded during tests. SpaceX said the “anomalies”. The company is Elon musk conducted an investigation and presented its first conclusions: according to them, the cause of the explosion was the activation system of the SuperDraco thrusters.
The company exclude that the cause of the explosion lies in the engines. Obviously, learning more will help the new data.
SuperDraco liquid rocket engine developed by SpaceX specifically for a manned Crew Dragon. The handset has eight of these engines: they are designed for landing, and can also be used as a rescue system.
Crew Dragon – the first manned spacecraft of SpaceX. Now, the phone is one the successful test run carried out in an unmanned mode.