Author Topic: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)  (Read 7401252 times)

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1000 on: 09/27/2022 08:24 pm »
https://twitter.com/ringwatchers/status/1574857703654101009

Quote
It appears that Booster 9's LOX tank was stacked onto the newly rolled out thrust section at ~11:12 CT this morning, when it was spotted being lifted to the side of the Widebay! This would bring it to a height of 24 rings.

📸: @LabPadre
« Last Edit: 09/27/2022 08:26 pm by FutureSpaceTourist »

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1001 on: 09/28/2022 05:34 am »
https://twitter.com/cosmicalchief/status/1574941460839157761

Quote
Hey @RingWatchers, #starshipaddicts, and everyone else wanting some #Starbase news, I got a little better angle on B9 lifting in the megabay for you.
#Starship  #SpaceX
 📸 Me for WAI Media @FelixSchlang
twitter.com/RingWatchers/s

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1002 on: 09/28/2022 10:07 am »


Quote
Booster 9 and the Orbital Launch Mount Upgrades | SpaceX Boca Chica

28 Sept 2022

Booster 9 has been stacked on its engine section, with the notable lack of HPU covers, and the Orbital Launch Mount continues to be upgraded to support Starship's orbital test flight.

Video and Pictures from Nic (@NicAnsuini), Nomadd, and Starbase Live. Edited by Justin (@OGNovuh).

All content copyright to NSF. Not to be used elsewhere without explicit permission from NSF.

Click "Join" for access to early fast turnaround clips, exclusive discord access with the NSF team, etc - to support the channel.

Rolling Updates and Discussion: https://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/ind...

Articles: https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/?s=St...

NSF Store: https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/shop/

L2 Boca Chica (more clips and photos) from BC's very early days to today.
https://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/ind...
(Join L2 and support NSF here: https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/l2/)

0:00 - Cryogenic Pump Removed
0:30 - Liquid Nitrogen Tanker at the Orbital Tank Farm
0:44 - Crews Work on the Orbital Launch Mount
3:10 - Booster Quick Disconnect
3:25 - The Ship Quick Disconnect Arm
4:01 - The Chopsticks
4:48 - The Sun and Moon Rise Over the Orbital Launch Site
4:55 - Upgrades Continue on the Orbital Launch Mount
6:28 - The Orbital Launch Site
6:43 - Ship 24 on Suborbital Pad B
7:29 - Ship 26s Nosecone Moved to the High Bay
7:43 - New Nosecone Emerges From Tent 3
8:08 - Booster 9 in the Mega Bay

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1003 on: 09/28/2022 08:57 pm »
https://twitter.com/cosmicalchief/status/1575226906156609537

Quote
Ship aft test article has added some new parts that look to stress test the aft flaps during can crusher testing.
#Starbase #Starship #SpaceX @RingWatchers
📸 Me for WAI Media @FelixSchlang

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1004 on: 09/29/2022 03:14 pm »
https://twitter.com/rgvaerialphotos/status/1575504116134158336

Quote
Ship payload bay spotted inside tent 2

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1005 on: 09/30/2022 05:17 am »
https://twitter.com/ringwatchers/status/1575671847978520577

Quote
Ship 30's aft dome has been moved from the Dome Yard to the Starfactory this evening.

📸: @LabPadre

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1006 on: 10/01/2022 04:45 pm »
https://twitter.com/rgvaerialphotos/status/1576251590335684609

Quote
Concrete base construction for a new Starship/Booster display stand at the rocket garden is in the works!

Join us for Starbase Weekly in T-15 minutes
Commentators: @indnstar @Grandpajoe42 @Thomaseo01 & @CSI_Starbase

Livestream link🔗:👉 youtu.be/vt0fpeTAFHY

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1007 on: 10/01/2022 07:50 pm »
https://twitter.com/ringwatchers/status/1576298088183914496

Quote
Diagram #23 | 1st October, 2022 | "It is the end of an era for Ringwatchers..."

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1008 on: 10/02/2022 07:03 pm »

Online Chris Bergin

Support NSF via L2 -- Help improve NSF -- Site Rules/Feedback/Updates
**Not a L2 member? Whitelist this forum in your adblocker to support the site and ensure full functionality.**

Online FutureSpaceTourist

  • Global Moderator
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 27939
  • UK
    • Plan 28
  • Liked: 51728
  • Likes Given: 22174
Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (5)
« Reply #1010 on: 10/04/2022 09:20 pm »
https://twitter.com/ringwatchers/status/1577408044270555163

Quote
Ship 26 began stacking just after 9am CT today, starting with the Nosecone being stacked onto the "Payload Bay"!

📸: @LabPadre

Tags:
 

Advertisement NovaTech
Advertisement SkyTale Software GmbH
Advertisement Northrop Grumman
Advertisement
Advertisement Brady Kenniston
Advertisement NextSpaceflight
Advertisement Nathan Barker Photography
0