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This isn't Boeing to end well: Plane maker to scrap some physical cert tests, use computer simulations instead

Spudley

Boeing is also building the Starliner spacecraft in competition with SpaceX's Crew Dragon.

At least one of the major abort tests is being done for real by SpaceX but as a simulation by Boeing. I have no idea how they managed to convince Nasa to go along with that, but whether it's sufficient for it to be a simulated test or not, it certainly speaks of the same attitude at work as described in this article.

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