GSE Tank 8 Aft Dome Flipped | SpaceX Boca Chica

GSE Tank 8’s Aft Dome is flipped in preparation of stacking as the rest of the tank section resides in the Mid Bay. Tank 8 will complete the first Tank Farm at the Orbital Launch Site. Meanwhile, work on the Carriage System for the Chopsticks continues. Video & Photos from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and Nic (@NicAnsuini). Edited by Nathan Shields. 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 – Sunrise Over the Launch Site 0:37 – Quick Disconnect Arm on the Orbital Launch Tower 0:47 – The Top of the Orbital Launch Tower 1:07 – Ship 20’s Hatch is Open for Worker Access 1:26 – Thermal Protection Tiles on Ship 20 Look Nearly Repaired 2:05 – Crews Working on the LR 11350 Crane 3:25 – Carriage System for the Chopsticks 4:04 – SN15 and Ship 16 Peek Over…

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GSE Tank 8 Aft Dome Flipped | SpaceX Boca Chica

Updated: September 14, 2021 — 10:27 pm