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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2460 on: 07/19/2021 10:33 pm »
GSE tank #5.
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« Reply #2461 on: 07/19/2021 10:36 pm »
Dome on the sleeving stand.
Dome has been sleeved.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2462 on: 07/20/2021 12:07 am »
https://twitter.com/austinbarnard45/status/1417267248893513728

Starting to lay the plumbing/electrical to the OLP
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2463 on: 07/20/2021 01:57 am »
Crews continue work on the GSE-5 tank as a new forward dome for a future GSE tank is sleeved on the sleeving stand.

Super Heavy Booster 3 static fire video coming in the morning!

Video from Mary (@BocaChicaGal). Edit by Nathan Shields

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2464 on: 07/20/2021 02:01 pm »
https://twitter.com/spacecoast_stve/status/1417484550050127881

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I’ll take one Raptor, please.

Starbase takes delivery of a brand new Raptor. And look who I found hangin out on the engine bell. R2D2!
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2465 on: 07/20/2021 03:00 pm »
SpaceX performs a full duration static fire of Super Heavy Booster 3. This is the first prototype booster to be fueled and ground tested. Booster 3 has 3 Raptor engines installed.

Video from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robotic Camera Team

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2468 on: 07/20/2021 06:30 pm »
No surprise there but Tuesday and Wednesday's closures have been canceled.

http://www.cameroncounty.us/spacex/

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2469 on: 07/20/2021 07:18 pm »
https://twitter.com/spacecoast_stve/status/1417560002940768256

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Here’s a shot of the same Raptor out in the open. Stay tuned for the daily video on the NSF YouTube channel to see @BocaChicaGal’s video of its arrival!
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2470 on: 07/20/2021 10:26 pm »
Sunrise.
B3.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2471 on: 07/20/2021 10:30 pm »
Pics taken at the orbital site.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2472 on: 07/20/2021 10:34 pm »
Moving a tube section.
The yellow structure.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2473 on: 07/20/2021 10:39 pm »
Delivered to the launch site.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2474 on: 07/20/2021 10:43 pm »
Raptor RB2 aka R2B2.

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2475 on: 07/20/2021 10:47 pm »
twitter.com/rgvaerialphotos/status/1417616097508044800

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Starship 20 aft flaps covered in tps tiles!

https://twitter.com/rgvaerialphotos/status/1417616258669887490

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the top aft flap is also covered in tps tiles as shown thru the tear in the plastic. I am not sure about the bottom aft flap.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2476 on: 07/20/2021 10:49 pm »
Aft dome moved onto the stand.
Aft dome was sleeved.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2477 on: 07/20/2021 10:52 pm »
This was lowered into the orbital launch table.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2478 on: 07/20/2021 10:53 pm »
GSE 5.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2479 on: 07/20/2021 10:55 pm »
Two more Booster sections identified.
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