Raptor Engines Shipped Back to McGregor as the 9th Tower Section is Assembled | Starship Boca Chica

As SpaceX crews assemble the 9th section of the Orbital Launch Tower, three Raptor engines, presumably from Booster 3, are loaded onto the RaptorVan and shipped back to McGregor, TX for inspection. Meanwhile, Booster 4 continues to be stacked in the High Bay. Video & Photos from Mary (@BocaChicaGal). Edited by Mihir Neal (@MihirNeal) 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 – Moonset Behind B3 0:30 – Booster 4 Stacking 1:03 – GSE Tank 7 Aft Dome Sleeved 1:22 – Sunrise Over the Launch Site 1:46 – GSE Tank 7 Aft Dome Section 2:13 – Booster 4 Under Construction in the High Bay 2:54 – GSE Tank 7 Stack 2 Forward Dome Sleeve 3:25 – Cryo Tank Shell Construction 4:06 – Starship Scrapyard 4:29 – Potential Super Heavy Test Structure 5:38 – Orbital Launch Table Construction…

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Raptor Engines Shipped Back to McGregor as the 9th Tower Section is Assembled | Starship Boca Chica

Updated: July 24, 2021 — 10:26 pm