Why won’t Starship have an abort system? Should it?!
Time stamps:00:00 - Intro3:05 - How abort systems work5:25 - Space Shuttle Safety Margins10:40 - What Made the Space Shuttle so Dangerous?16:00 - How Starship Will Differ from the Space Shuttle21:00 - Engine Reliability30:25 - Starship Abort Options34:30 - Do Abort Systems Actually Make a Rocket Safer?38:55 - How to Improve Rocket Safety Without an Abort System41:50 - Are Launch Abort Systems Necessary for Human SpaceflightArticle version - https://everydayastronaut.com/starship-abort--------------------------Want to support what I do? Consider becoming a Patreon supporter for access to exclusive livestreams, our discord channel and subreddit! - http://patreon.com/everydayastronautThanks to my Moon Walkers for helping produce each and every video! - Aaron Davis, ArcTechInc, Blake Jacobs, Daniel Kim, Jared smith, Jethro, Joe Leva, John Malkin, Larry D Lysinger, Mac Malkawi, Max Haot, neurostream, NSS North Houston Space Society, Ole Mathias, Aarseth Heggem, Tomdmay, TTTAThe best place for all your space merch needs!https://everydayastronaut.com/shop/All music is original! Check out my album "Maximum Aerodynamic Pressure" anywhere you listen to music (Spotify, iTunes, Google Play, Amazon, etc) or click here for easy links - http://everydayastronaut.com/musicI'm the cohost of an awesome podcast where we talk all about current technologies and how they shape our future! http://ourludicrousfuture.com or here on YouTube https://www.youtube.com/ourludicrousfuture