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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2700 on: 07/30/2021 12:13 pm »
Nosecone barrel section out of the windbreak

*Nosecone barrel section moving into position for stacking

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2701 on: 07/30/2021 12:20 pm »
Crane getting ready to move down the road into the main gate

*On the move

*Abort



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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2702 on: 07/30/2021 03:05 pm »

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2703 on: 07/30/2021 03:23 pm »
https://twitter.com/rgvaerialphotos/status/1421129009358905344

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There is a new concrete base in front of the Starbase sign similar to the display stand base used for Starship SN15 & SN16.
Would be cool to see a Starship/SH there What do you think it's for?

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2704 on: 07/30/2021 03:40 pm »
https://twitter.com/bocachicagal/status/1421133460425560071

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Another B4 section has entered the high bay for stacking. The Starbase team is not wasting any time! 👏🤩🚀
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2705 on: 07/30/2021 05:14 pm »
https://twitter.com/bocachicagal/status/1421157056522997765

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Work teams have raised a flag at the orbital launch mount.

FULL SEND: Full throttle and with 100% commitment - even if you end up failing. That’s SpaceX! 🤩🚀

@NASASpaceflight
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2706 on: 07/30/2021 06:12 pm »
https://twitter.com/gatewaytomars/status/1421167394953695238

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SpaceX continues to waste no time as Booster 4 goes under stacking again!  @NASASpaceflight

youtu.be/mhJRzQsLZGg

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https://twitter.com/nextspaceflight/status/1421174713569607688

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There is the completed LOX section of Booster 4! Next up will be stacking the methane tank on top to complete the booster.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2707 on: 07/30/2021 06:46 pm »
https://twitter.com/nicansuini/status/1421180040948199426

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I spy with my little eye, Rvac...

(This is the old one we saw delivered in June, but it’s the first time we’ve seen it in a while…)

#Starbase #starship #SpaceX
Thanks to @artzius for fact checking this.

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2709 on: 07/30/2021 08:27 pm »
https://twitter.com/nextspaceflight/status/1421205717810253826

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Orbital launch mount is on the move! Watch live: youtube.com/watch?v=mhJRzQ…
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2710 on: 07/30/2021 09:05 pm »
https://twitter.com/bocaroad/status/1421215308178722821

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Primary Date: Intermittent Closure Scheduled.Boca Chica will remain open for Monday, August 02, 2021 from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2712 on: 07/30/2021 10:42 pm »
High bay movement, getting ready for another stack?

Edit to add: no, making a run for it …
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2713 on: 07/30/2021 10:58 pm »
https://twitter.com/bocachicagal/status/1421241925173137415

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B4 methane tank is making a run for it out of the high bay!! 🤩🚀
@NASASpaceflight

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https://twitter.com/bocachicagal/status/1421245445397942278

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B4 methane stack is having a ‘meet and greet’ with GSE 3 and GSE 6 tanks. 😅🤩🚀
@NASASpaceflight

https://twitter.com/bocachicagal/status/1421252268553392131

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I like the looks of this one. B4 has nice facial features. What do you think? 😉🤩🚀
@NASASpaceflight
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2714 on: 07/30/2021 11:44 pm »
https://twitter.com/bocachicagal/status/1421255268998987785

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B4 grid fin!! 🤩🚀
@NASASpaceflight
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2715 on: 07/31/2021 01:07 am »
Brownsville hotels filling as Musk summons 500 SpaceX employees from other sites to temporally relocate to BC in order to finish orbital launch tower, stack SS20 on SH-B4, and launch to orbit:

https://www.valleycentral.com/spacex/hotels-near-capacity-as-several-hundred-spacex-employees-arrive-in-brownsville-in-preparation-for-orbital-launch/?fbclid=IwAR066fVw78CNOnZuOAZhxMcER0kQsV9-1dlymtuEUS5n02EnyCfhxTssDwE

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2716 on: 07/31/2021 01:31 am »
Sunrise.
My name is NOT Maria. My name IS Mary.

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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2717 on: 07/31/2021 01:33 am »
Big Bucky on the move.
Yellow structure progress.
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« Reply #2718 on: 07/31/2021 01:35 am »
FULL SEND flag at the orbital launch mount.
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Re: SpaceX Boca Chica - Production Updates - MASTER Thread (4)
« Reply #2719 on: 07/31/2021 01:36 am »
B4 aft section heading into the high bay.
Delivery.
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