Orbital Tank Farm Tested for the First Time | SpaceX Boca Chica

The GSE Tanks at the Orbital Tank Farm were tested for the first time, GSE tank 8 rolled out of the Mid Bay, and Ship 21’s forward dome was spotted on the sleeving stand. Video and Pictures from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robots. Edited by Aaron (@Huslage). 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://www.nasaspaceflight.com/shop/ 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 0:30 – Ship 21’s Forward Dome Ready for Sleeving 1:02 – Booster 4 and the Ship Quick Disconnect Arm 1:51 – Nitrogen Trucks at the Orbital Tank Farm 4:10 – Venting from the Orbital Tank Farm 4:36 – The Orbital Launch Mount 5:03 – Ship 20 and Booster 3 5:27 – Delivery to the Launch Site 5:48 – The Chopsticks and Carriage System 7:09 – GSE Tank 8 Rolled out of the Mid Bay 7:39 – SPMT leaves the…

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Orbital Tank Farm Tested for the First Time | SpaceX Boca Chica

Updated: September 23, 2021 — 10:26 am