More Sections for Super Heavy BN3 Spotted - Starship SN15 Wiggles its Flaps | SpaceX Boca Chica

3 Apr 2021
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Rings sections for BN3's aft are spotted at the production site. Meanwhile, the crane is still attached to Starship SN15 in the High Bay as crews move its aft flaps.
Video & Photos from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robotic Camera Team. Edited by Brady Kenniston (@TheFavoritist)
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0:00 New Nosecone
0:30 New GSE Dome Flipped
1:16 Starship SN15
1:40 Crane Still Attached to SN15
2:19 Crews Work Near SN15’s Aft Flaps
2:42 SN15 Moves its Aft Flaps
3:46 New Super Heavy BN3 Section
4:28 Pipe Attached to Newest GSE Tank
5:29 Orbital Launch Site
7:05 More Pipes Attached to GSE Tank
8:33 Crews Continue to Work on the Thrust Ram
9:37 Orbital Launch Table
10:09 Consumables Delivered to the Tank Farm
11:51 SN11 Wreckage Cleanup Continues

  • Time Stamps! 0:00​ New Nosecone 0:30​ New GSE Dome Flipped 1:16​ Starship SN15 1:40​ Crane Still Attached to SN15 2:19​ Crews Work Near SN15’s Aft Flaps 2:42​ SN15 Moves its Aft Flaps 3:46​ New Super Heavy BN3 Section 4:28​ Pipe Attached to Newest GSE Tank 5:29​ Orbital Launch Site 7:05​ More Pipes Attached to GSE Tank 8:33​ Crews Continue to Work on the Thrust Ram 9:37​ Orbital Launch Table 10:09​ Consumables Delivered to the Tank Farm 11:51​ SN11 Wreckage Cleanup Continues

    NASASpaceflightNASASpaceflightVor 12 Tage
    • Looks like a lot of cleaning up to do still - theres pieces of sn11 everywhere !

      scotty moondog jakubinscotty moondog jakubinVor 11 Tage
    • Holiday 🌟/SpaceX✨🚀🌟/NSF 😀💖👈 Happyyyyyy ...

      Milanka PerićMilanka PerićVor 11 Tage
    • @Will Baker basically the GSE tanks are the orbital pad tank farm

      StarhopperStarhopperVor 11 Tage
    • 13:00 what TOWER is that in the distance, TV? Cell? can't find it on Noodle Earth......

      Marcel GerberMarcel GerberVor 11 Tage
    • Orbital launch table looks like a structure that goes into Starship for crew cabins

      Michel MélinotMichel MélinotVor 11 Tage
  • I haven’t been to boca chica for a year now due to the covid lockdown, but I can hardly believe the change! From just a few buildings plus hoppy right on the road to the beach to the this full fledged, 24x7 modern factory. Who would have guessed? And Mary has filmed it, every day, wind, rain, fog, mosquitos, every step. THANK YOU BOCACHICAGAL! A record for history.

    Ann TecklenburgAnn TecklenburgVor 4 Tage
  • I hope they clean up all the sn11 debris.

    Myles PowersMyles PowersVor 10 Tage
  • Great work, NSF. Keep it up!

    Matt MeyerMatt MeyerVor 11 Tage
  • Any idea the altitude of SN-11 when it blew?

    Scoo BedooScoo BedooVor 11 Tage
  • 🤩✨✨🤩✨

    로사플리 니오 P.R로사플리 니오 P.RVor 11 Tage
  • Nice fly over by the Boca Chica Air Force!

    Steve BakerSteve BakerVor 11 Tage
  • I am just amazed at the amount off equipment on site. Wonder what the cost is per week or month for all this.

    Paul KoomenPaul KoomenVor 11 Tage
  • Birds at 11:43 🤡

    Lion DeckaLion DeckaVor 11 Tage
  • It's awesome watching the stacking process!! Thanks NSF and Mary#Boca Chica Gal!!!

    Lynn ToshLynn ToshVor 11 Tage
  • What is the "thrust ram" used for?

    Stevan MatejicStevan MatejicVor 11 Tage
  • Someone tell those birds to shut the hell up!

    cpthornmancpthornmanVor 11 Tage
  • If the GSE tanks are going to store cryogenic propellants, aren’t they going to get super frosty and waste lots of gases? Will they cover them in insulation before they are used??

    DMartDMartVor 11 Tage
  • Has anyone at NASASpaceflight estimated, or has SpaceX disclosed, what it will cost to manufacture their own subcooled LOX and LCH4 per Kg? I've seen articles suggesting $1 - $2 Million to fuel a starship, and $3.66/Kg for bulk LOX

    Phil KopitskePhil KopitskeVor 11 Tage
  • Thank you Mary 🥰

    MarcfxMarcfxVor 11 Tage
  • Great work Mary! You bring SpaceX and StarShip to the world! Thanks a lot, I eagerly await your video! Casey in Michigan

    Casey ScheskyCasey ScheskyVor 11 Tage
  • Synchronized Elon-o-Drones at 11:45

    John DonnellyJohn DonnellyVor 11 Tage
  • Nice video!

    rosanna garaurosanna garauVor 11 Tage
  • Wow. I didn’t realize the debris field was so large. Damn you, fog! That must have been an impressive RUD.

    Nick TreadwellNick TreadwellVor 11 Tage
  • So shiny

    muchograndeyolatengomuchograndeyolatengoVor 11 Tage
  • The wooden stove logistically prefer because entrance periodically knock near a attractive digestion. boorish, threatening adapter

    Phan Yen TrinhPhan Yen TrinhVor 11 Tage
  • 2:50 It seems that the Elonerons are not made from the same steel as the ring sections. From the 'bubbling' I would say that the skin is a lot thinner, which would make sense as they don't see any structural load.

    iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
  • Are there any renderings of a completed Boca Chica site?

    Patrick NolePatrick NoleVor 11 Tage
  • when is rool out sn15 ?

    faku mundo creepy benavidezfaku mundo creepy benavidezVor 11 Tage
  • I would sure like to know what the SpaceX engineers say privately about how well StarShip development is going. SpaceX is not saying much, which is completely their right.

    Paul WilsonPaul WilsonVor 11 Tage
    • If it is anything like any other R&D department, it will be the same range as here in the comments. When 'legs' are your part, then all tests so far have failed (to produce result anyway) and you are bummed. If you had part in the descent software then all tests have exceeded expectations ans champagne is flowing freely.

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
  • I sure hope they attach the engines to the correct cylinder.

    Frank SolarioFrank SolarioVor 11 Tage
  • 👋

    Maanhaar JackalMaanhaar JackalVor 11 Tage
  • Great camera work once again!

    Marcel H.Marcel H.Vor 11 Tage
  • Why does it look like Flight Termination System blowing up SN15 caused so much more mess than just letting it flop on the landing pad?

    SelmokkSelmokkVor 11 Tage
    • The word is it was not FTS. A raptor blew up during relight

      Paul WilsonPaul WilsonVor 11 Tage
  • New GSE sectìon...or ...worlds largest steel pan 😂😂😂

    skeelo69skeelo69Vor 11 Tage
  • 11:35 new SPACEX air security patrol. :D

    Radoslav komarRadoslav komarVor 11 Tage
  • I bet Elon watches these videos while he eats breakfast

    Cydonius1Cydonius1Vor 11 Tage
  • Что это такое 9:40 ?

    КобраКобраVor 11 Tage
  • Well judging by this Video there's not much happening with the "Clean up". Better move it before the Environmentalists move in.......

    Jeff BattJeff BattVor 11 Tage
    • It's OK, it doesn't stain :p

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
  • BN1, more like SN1 (Skyscraper Number 1)

    StarhopperStarhopperVor 11 Tage
  • That spacex crane at 1:17 onwards has been named brian by myself and a few people on twitter.

    MattagonMattagonVor 11 Tage
  • Sto vedendo montaggio fatto a mano e non con macchine coputerizzate, è meraviglioso! L'uomo è la macchina migliore!

    Alessandra BazzoffiAlessandra BazzoffiVor 11 Tage
  • Was that Rebar always sticking out the OLM? Or are they preparing for the OLT to be fitted?

    Kerbal SimulationsKerbal SimulationsVor 11 Tage
  • Someday soon they will have to build a better bigger VAB like they have at Canaveral.

    Daniel RamseyDaniel RamseyVor 11 Tage
  • Sn15: I'm alive

    Dave TimothyDave TimothyVor 11 Tage
  • Looks like they are sawing off the top of the 6 pillars to level them flat. The table should be coming soon up top!

    trekk2063trekk2063Vor 11 Tage
  • Breakfast with NSF, London, UK.

    Paul LangfordPaul LangfordVor 11 Tage
  • That seagulls scene was so pure

    Unity.Unity.Vor 11 Tage
  • Happy Easter everyone!

    Több VidaTöbb VidaVor 11 Tage
  • Not exactly rushing the cleanup of SN11 are they?

    Joe Can't DanceJoe Can't DanceVor 11 Tage
  • SN11 remains are spread quite on a large area...

    Florin ShcFlorin ShcVor 11 Tage
  • My every morning ritual, thanks NSF!

    LaederonLaederonVor 11 Tage
  • Do you think Elon realizes that the world would lose its shit if he just started auctioning off small pieces of SN11 wreckage? or selling it like the Not a flamethrower

    Kenneth JamesKenneth JamesVor 11 Tage
  • Philippe from France I am disappointed again by this failure, frankly I hope that SN15 will be successful! I haven't seen the SN11 engines, have they been recovered? Can we see them?

    philippe Lenormandphilippe LenormandVor 11 Tage
    • They have been recovered and are being examined.

      Paul WilsonPaul WilsonVor 11 Tage
  • Sn15 has got some great dance moves!

    Onefreeway75Onefreeway75Vor 11 Tage
  • Have the tops of the orbital launch mount legs been trimmed? It looks to me as though the steel sleeves have been cut to horizontal. Launch mount coming soon!

    Bernard KisbyBernard KisbyVor 11 Tage
  • Cool

    tj _tj _Vor 11 Tage
  • An idea for a spaceship.........I call it the ' FLASK '........or Flipping Lightweight Acrobatic Space Kettle !

    FlumsteadFlumsteadVor 11 Tage
  • The speed of progress is ridiculous. Makes me think, how fast would they build a 2nd Starbase somewhere else. Taking all the expertise and experience and doing it all again. This is truly next level stuff.. Hats off to everyone!

    AminAminVor 11 Tage
  • at 5:30 nice to see the orbital launch stand being trimmed to horizontal on the top, mating the top should be getting close :)

    Malcolm FosterMalcolm FosterVor 11 Tage
  • Thanks Mary.....

    Marcel GerberMarcel GerberVor 11 Tage
  • put GSE tanks on top of super heavy and a nose cone with landing jets and send them to the moon ! Really surprised no one has gone out and picked up bits of sn11 to sell on ebay !

    Tim WassonTim WassonVor 11 Tage
  • Thank you for the update 🙌🏾🙌🏾🙌🏾

    Dk y RoxDk y RoxVor 11 Tage
  • Was that a flock of Canada geese heading home from mexico lol. I love your videos, even when your not recording the stainless steel workshops we all love to see.

    Wayne LevettWayne LevettVor 11 Tage
  • What happened to 12 13 and 14

    Bruce LarsonBruce LarsonVor 11 Tage
  • Orbital launch table looks like a structure that goes into Starship for crew cabins

    Michel MélinotMichel MélinotVor 11 Tage
  • The first scene with the new, silvery nosecone inside the white lighted tent framed by black scaffolding,....just cool looking! I think I'm geek'n out...

    John UnderwoodJohn UnderwoodVor 11 Tage
  • I am so excited for launched sn15❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️

    M M A. infoM M A. infoVor 11 Tage
  • 11:35 the coolest shot ever😎

    Md Tahfeemul HodaMd Tahfeemul HodaVor 11 Tage
  • Nice “Consumables” !!!

    NiMi The UltimateNiMi The UltimateVor 11 Tage
  • Notice how the slanted tops of the OLM tubes have now been cut horizontal to receive the launch table.

    Dum Spiro SperoDum Spiro SperoVor 11 Tage
  • can't beat a flyby by the locals ! amazing as usual , thankyou! xx

    Vic Isle of Wight ENGLANDVic Isle of Wight ENGLANDVor 11 Tage
  • Guys what's the purpose of Orbital launch pad and orbital launch table? Couldn't quite understand the use of them? Any ideas?

    Srinivas R.Srinivas R.Vor 11 Tage
    • @Srinivas R. The orbital launch table is part of the orbital launch pad. The orbital launch pad will consist of the launch table on top of the 6 pillars that are already in place (and have just been squared off at 5:30) and the launch tower which they are just now building the foundation for.

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
    • @Paul Langford So, do you mean the launch pad will be the one to launch the full stack star ship into orbit while the launch table is used for exhausting? Please correct me if I'm wrong!

      Srinivas R.Srinivas R.Vor 11 Tage
    • To launch a booster with Starship on top. The exhaust plumes from so many engines need a huge area to disperse sideways.

      Paul LangfordPaul LangfordVor 11 Tage
  • Wonderful job of Rigging.. Are these United Association pipe fitters and Riggers?

    UVB76 -4625KHZUVB76 -4625KHZVor 11 Tage
  • Opening shot looks very James Bond.

    Chuck StarkChuck StarkVor 11 Tage
  • 1:58 MINE! MINE! MINE!

    Tamar ZiriTamar ZiriVor 11 Tage
  • 🌮

    saimul Haquesaimul HaqueVor 11 Tage
  • Happy Easter guys

    Äjãy_ÇõñstāñtïñêÄjãy_ÇõñstāñtïñêVor 11 Tage
  • "Wreckage cleanup" in this video looks more like "leaving it where it fell". ;)

    n0ukfn0ukfVor 11 Tage
  • I’m so tempted to go down there temporarily and do the temp jobs for cooks or whatever else just to see the big milestones, but also just to see if it’ll be a potential future home for me!

    Tyler WalterTyler WalterVor 11 Tage
  • I love the no-nonsense way of building these ships. No overwrought clean room BS, no super fancy VAB like at Canaveral, looks like they are building industrial machinery that might be installed anywhere on the planet.

    n10citiesn10citiesVor 11 Tage
  • So the RUD event for SN11 resulted in the breaking apart of the rocket into small pieces (pickup truck size or smaller), no nose cone, control surfaces or rocket body remained intact? Of all days for there to be a fog bank.

    Mark BarrentineMark BarrentineVor 11 Tage
    • The nosecone was more or less intact. But everything below has been confettified. Maybe due to the brittleness of the super cold steel?

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
    • It makes people wonder what SpaceX thought about SN11s chances of success

      Paul WilsonPaul WilsonVor 11 Tage
  • It was nice to hear the gulls often louder then usual on the audio. And I liked the shot of the brown pelicans flying over head. Great work Mary!

    Michael DeierhoiMichael DeierhoiVor 11 Tage
  • Worker @ 08:40 using Jedi Powers to control the Force used in the welding.. 🤔 Do, or Do Not...

    Ernest GalvanErnest GalvanVor 11 Tage
  • I wonder how the raptors have been modified to address the suboptimal engine pressures, erratic combustion and their tendency to fail to reignite or explode? If they keep failing, a root cause analysis and major engine re-think could be in order. Don’t have a hissy fit or blindly deny it because you are a chat fan. This is a real rocket meant to carry people. Denial of reality is insanity. Now let’s see how many of you are insane. Tell me why I am wrong.

    Edward SchoenmanEdward SchoenmanVor 11 Tage
    • The Raptors they mount onto the Starship prototypes are not fresh out of their wrappers. They, and their siblings, have been tested at McGregor. Besides, in every R&D setting, the items being demo'd are *always* a few generations behind. As a developer I can attest to how frustrating that is, seeing something fail when you already have the solution, but just not production ready. Or on an engine which has now another set of issues.

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
    • Elon has said that hundreds of modifications were made to SN15 and subsequent models mostly to internal mechanisms including avionics, the raptor engines and goodness what else.

      Michael DeierhoiMichael DeierhoiVor 11 Tage
  • It's crazy seeing SN15 fully stacked, it's progressing so fast

    Aarons123Aarons123Vor 11 Tage
  • What aft means?

    spocspocVor 11 Tage
    • Same as the use of term when saying the aft of a ship. It is the back end of the rocket.

      Michael DeierhoiMichael DeierhoiVor 11 Tage
  • Its crazy that were all looking at SN8 a short while ago in the high bay and now we're starting at SN15.

    TimeProTimeProVor 11 Tage
    • @KaBup true, but 4 RUDs. We need a win.

      Paul WilsonPaul WilsonVor 11 Tage
    • 6 months, 4 prototypes tested, and heading to orbital flights in more 6 months or less.

      KaBupKaBupVor 11 Tage
  • Who remembers when they were building the "Low Bay?" Time flies...

    Gobblins From MarsGobblins From MarsVor 11 Tage
  • What a sight it will be when those two bastards are stacked

    BasketvectorBasketvectorVor 11 Tage
  • When does this become industrial espionage?

    Lloyd V.Lloyd V.Vor 11 Tage
    • When you enter SpaceX property. If they leave the door open, you can peer inside from the public street.

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
    • When SpaceX cares. Which they don’t.

      Tammy McCaslinTammy McCaslinVor 11 Tage
  • You know, those scraps at the end of the video aren't just "confetti! I would bet that each of those obvious pieces on the ground weigh between 70 and a few hundred pounds!

    boatbyrdboatbyrdVor 11 Tage
    • Still, to produce that many separate pieces, the steel must have been somewhat brittle from the cryogenic fuel.

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
  • They're progressing so quickly that they're doing flap tests in the high Bay!

    StarhopperStarhopperVor 12 Tage
    • @KaBup one day lol

      StarhopperStarhopperVor 11 Tage
    • How about static fires in the high bay?

      KaBupKaBupVor 11 Tage
  • 佢甘攪法,强国怎么样追到,一个末做又另一个出来,想追死人咩。

    chor ngchor ngVor 12 Tage
  • I’ll never get tired of these daily videos. Thanks for all of the hard work that lets the rest of us have a front row seat to witness history being made.

    Jordon UdallJordon UdallVor 12 Tage
  • Awesome ! The local scrap yards will be happy !

    imtheman451imtheman451Vor 12 Tage
  • The first real space hardware in Boca? Whoa

    Nagarjun KashyapNagarjun KashyapVor 12 Tage
  • Crane farm.

    Mike HermanMike HermanVor 12 Tage
  • 5:30 It looks like some new rebar poking out from the top of the Orbital Launch Stand columns. It also looks like a wedge of material has been cut from the top of five columns to make them level. Perhaps preparation for mounting the launch table being built in the construction area.

    David KutzlerDavid KutzlerVor 12 Tage
  • Sn11 wreckage continues..... to be of the lowest priority

    Andrew FernieAndrew FernieVor 12 Tage
  • That super heavy barely fits into that freaking tall high bay. Impressive.

    언노운캣언노운캣Vor 12 Tage
    • Marcus House showed a photo that Grimez(?) posted on twitter where you can see Bong Number 1 from the floor up. BN1 is sitting on top of a 5 meter (at a guess) high stand. So there is some margin.

      iamjadedhoboiamjadedhoboVor 11 Tage
    • Good design: it would be a bust if the high bay was too short!

      Paul LangfordPaul LangfordVor 11 Tage
  • L O R D. O F. T H E. R I N G S

    Darel G.Darel G.Vor 12 Tage
  • Hopefully the ugly duckling's the one to land

    Epstein didn't kill himselfEpstein didn't kill himselfVor 12 Tage
  • Can you please tell me what we are looking at with the part starting with the migrating birds? I'd like to know how the local ecology is being monitored? Is SpaceX being responsible as a developer? I'm sure there are issues with every greenfield site like Boca Chica, but as Mary is a proper local personality can I ask for your comments please? Thanks from the UK for the historic coverage. I'm spellbound.

    Ian HutchingsIan HutchingsVor 12 Tage
    • @Ian Hutchings I am an avid birder myself here in New Mexico and would love to visit SE Texas for the birds and to see the starship.

      Michael DeierhoiMichael DeierhoiVor 11 Tage
    • @Michael Deierhoi Hello Michael. Thanks for the reply. I'm in the UK and really appreciate the information. Thanks again

      Ian HutchingsIan HutchingsVor 11 Tage
    • That will indeed be very interesting to follow. The migratory pathway for a large portion of migrating birds is right up through Texas especially along the coast. The migration is already under way and will peak in South Texas in the next couple, three weeks. It is also note worthy to mention the Las Palmas Wildlife Management Area right around the Space launch pad and production facility. In addition there is the Las Palmas Wildlife Refuge and a couple state parks just to the north. You are right to be concerned about the wildlife. As you probably noticed those were brown pelicans flying over head.

      Michael DeierhoiMichael DeierhoiVor 11 Tage
  • What GSE tank stands for?, where's it going?

    Tomislav BiondaTomislav BiondaVor 12 Tage
    • Ground Service Equipment.

      Paul LangfordPaul LangfordVor 11 Tage
    • General service equipment. The term used for fuel, lox and nitrogen tanks at the launch site.

      Michael DeierhoiMichael DeierhoiVor 11 Tage