Two Raptor Boost Engines Leave Starbase | SpaceX Boca Chica

Two Raptor Boost engines, removed from Booster 4, were loaded onto the RaptorVan for delivery to McGregor. Meanwhile, Ship 20 waits for its first Static Fire attempt while stacking of Booster 5 continues. Video and Pictures from Mary (@BocaChicaGal), Nic (@nicansuini) and the NSF Robots. 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://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 Raptor Engines Moved to the Production Site 0:16 Sunrise Over the Launch Site 0:47 Booster 5 Stacking Continues 2:00 Thermal Protection Tiles attached to Ship 21’s Nosecone 2:27 Raptors RB11 and RB27 Loaded Onto the RaptorVan 2:52 Thermal Protection Tiles Attached to a Section in Tent 3 3:22 Raptor Engines on the RaptorVan 3:55 Foundation Work Continues for the Wide Bay 4:31 The Scrapyard 4:57 The Launch Site 5:21 The Chopsticks Assembled Onto the Carriage 7:27 The Orbital Launch…

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Two Raptor Boost Engines Leave Starbase | SpaceX Boca Chica

Updated: October 12, 2021 — 10:26 pm