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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #20 on: 04/01/2022 09:29 pm »
SpX LR11000 oddly removed from 7. No understood reason yet.
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #21 on: 04/01/2022 10:19 pm »
SpX LR11000 has moved to the OLM with booster spreader. Plans have changed it looks like.
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Going to the OLM, so a cryo will be first.
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Adding the Booster 7 vid from Friday:

Booster 7 is now freestanding at the launch site after crews unhooked the LR 11000 crane. Meanwhile, aft sections for Booster 8 were moved into the High Bay for stacking.

Video and Pictures from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robots.

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And the one that was just released:

Booster 7 was lifted onto the Orbital Launch Mount for testing, Raptor engines were spotted in storage, and crews worked on the Wide Bay bridge crane.

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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #29 on: 04/03/2022 07:47 pm »
QD now attached.
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #30 on: 04/04/2022 05:06 pm »
Road closed, pad almost clear, and farm active ahead of cryo proof.
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #31 on: 04/04/2022 05:40 pm »
Pad clear now, and OLM now venting.
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #32 on: 04/04/2022 06:03 pm »
B7 taking its first breaths!
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A bit of video of Booster 7 being all venty:

https://twitter.com/NASASpaceflight/status/1511059250545676294
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #34 on: 04/04/2022 07:50 pm »
Cryo loading!
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #35 on: 04/04/2022 09:12 pm »
Vet frosty. Just about full on the methane tank and almost there on the LOX tank.
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #36 on: 04/04/2022 09:51 pm »
Full frost.
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Re: Super Heavy Booster 7 + Ship X (likely 24) - UPDATES
« Reply #37 on: 04/05/2022 01:45 am »
Depressing tanks after a smooth detank.
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