Ship 20 Readied for Aft Flaps | SpaceX Boca Chica

As SpaceX pushes toward the orbital test flight, Ship 20 is readied for Aft Flap installation. Meanwhile, Booster 4’s methane tank appears to have been completed as a nosecone, presumably for Ship 20, is seen outside covered in tiles. Video & Photos from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robotic Camera Team. Edited by Derek “DK” Knabenbauer (@DKlarations). 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 Boca Chica 0:30 – Booster 4 Methane Tank Stacking 0:52 – Production Site at Sunsrise 1:16 – Workers inside the High Bay weld the stack from earlier in the morning 1:38 – Booster 4 FWD #4 Section Awaits Stacking / It’s next in line 2:08 – Nosecone with Blankets and TPS Tiles Rolls Outside Nosecone Tent / This nosecone should be for Ship 20 2:31 – Orbital Launch Mount…

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Ship 20 Readied for Aft Flaps | SpaceX Boca Chica

Updated: July 29, 2021 — 10:28 pm