New Launch Tower Section Rolled Out | SpaceX Boca Chica

A new section for the Orbital Site’s Launch Tower was rolled out today as SpaceX gears up for the first test of Starship & the Super Heavy booster. Meanwhile, all three Raptor engines were removed from Starship SN15. 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 Starship SN15 0:49 Orbital Launch Site Prepped for 2nd Tower Section 2:08 The Liebherr LR 11000 & Starship SN15 4:32 Crews Prep the Launch Tower Base for New Section 5:32 Launch Tower Section Rolled Out 6:21 Tower Section Arrives at the Launch Site 8:57 Crews Remove Raptor SN54 from SN15 13:01 Frankencrane Prepares to Raise its Boom 14:36 2nd Raptor Removed from SN15 15:36 Frankencrane Raises its Boom 17:23 All Three Raptor Engines Brought…

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New Launch Tower Section Rolled Out | SpaceX Boca Chica

Updated: May 21, 2021 — 10:27 pm