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Another SN9 section has been stacked in the mid bay.
There is something attached to the side of SN8.
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High bay pics.
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There were three early morning LN2 deliveries.
Orbital launch site.
Container delivery.
Preparing to pour more concrete.
Launch mount.

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 Some of the equipment moved out of the way for a family photo.
« Last Edit: 09/16/2020 01:20 am by Nomadd »
Those who danced were thought to be quite insane by those who couldn't hear the music.

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Per lab padre cams the road has been closed ahead of 7.1 testing tonight.
"The Starship has landed"

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Test window is now open.

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« Last Edit: 09/16/2020 02:26 am by Steven Pietrobon »
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SN7.1 is venting with vapour coming from base, indicating LN2 loading has started.

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Frost is starting to form. Also seeing some vapour coming off right side behind the tank.

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Performing a fast fill. Lots of frost now. More than last night.

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 The floodlights are kind of messing up the view from here, but Frosty the Starship looks good.
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Frost line is going down. Looks like they are detanking.

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Frost almost completely gone.

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Frost line has reached bottom.

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Tank is venting.

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Dumping LN2 from the tank. Looks like testing might be done for the night.

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Frosting up.

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Venting has stopped.

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