Booster 3 Receives Two Raptor Engines for Static Fire Testing | SpaceX Boca Chica

In preparation for Static Fire testing, SpaceX crews begin installing Raptor engines onto Booster 3. Static Fire testing will occur after the Booster’s Cryogenic Proof test planned to occur this week. Meanwhile the LR 11350 (Frankencrane) raises its newly extended boom. Video & Photos from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robotic Camera Team. Edited by Brady Kenniston (@TheFavoritist) 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/index.php?board=72.0 Articles: https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/?s=Starship NSF Store: https://shop.nasaspaceflight.com/ L2 Boca Chica (more clips and photos) from BC’s very early days to today. https://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=47107.0 (Join L2 and support NSF here: https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/l2/) 0:00 Raptor Engine Delivered to the Launch Site 1:16 Another Raptor Arrives Overnight 1:46 Raptor Engine Installation Begins 4:26 Raptor Engine Installation Continues 4:44 Final Boom Sections are Added to the LR 11350 7:18 New Ring Sections Added to the Cryo Tank Shell 7:50 the GSE 5 Forward Section Sits Outside the Mid Bay 9:06 Raptor Engine Waits for Installation 11:30 Delivery at the Production Site 12:00 GSE Work at the Orbital…

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Booster 3 Receives Two Raptor Engines for Static Fire Testing | SpaceX Boca Chica

Updated: July 11, 2021 — 10:26 pm