Quick Disconnect Arm Extension Installed | SpaceX Boca Chica

As SpaceX gears up for Booster 4 and Ship 20 proof testing, the Quick Disconnect Arm Extension was lifted and installed onto the Launch Tower. This arm will help stabilize the whole stack along with providing propellant to Starship. Meanwhile, rebar is laid for the new, wider High Bay. Video and Pictures from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robots. Edited by Nate 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://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 Over the Launch Site 0:42 – Ship 21’s Forward Dome Sleeved 1:02 – Ship 21 Barrel Section Covered with Thermal Protection System Blankets 1:23 – The Orbital Launch Site 1:41 – The LR 11350 Crane Prepares to Lift the Quick Disconnect Arm Extension 2:00 – Liquid Nitrogen is Still Being Loaded into the Orbital Tank Farm 2:20 – Crews Prepare the Quick Disconnect Arm…

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Quick Disconnect Arm Extension Installed | SpaceX Boca Chica

Updated: September 24, 2021 — 10:26 am