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First Ever Super Heavy Static Fire

    GREAT_SALAD13 minuuttia sitten

    around 4:10 I'm curious if that's Elon right above the booster there, seems about right with the angle the pictures were taken from his Twitter. If he actually took the pics, that is

  2. Rick Johnson

    Rick Johnson30 minuuttia sitten

    Elon stole the design from a dryer tube!

  3. Abi Nubli

    Abi Nubli31 minuutti sitten

    Is it safe for a reusable rocket to has exposed plumbings?

  4. Amin

    Amin37 minuuttia sitten

    Why am I getting more emotional by the day when watching this updates? Absolutely gobsmacked by how incredible this all is. Really kudos to everyone out there. NSF and Mary capturing all this moments for us. Legends..

  5. Christo Roppolo

    Christo RoppoloTunti sitten

    This is real life captain Nemo stuff. If anyone thinks we are going to Mars in our present state I suggest they watch Disney’s 20,000 leagues under the sea . Guaranteed the enhanced human evolution is a big part of that model. No mere earthlings are even capable of surviving the trip much less building a base there later . HUMAN engineering and Evolution is going to get kicked into high gear up there far away from (for at least a little while ) any prying eyes or folks who might find the “upgrades “ scary . That’s why Elon downplays his vision for the future. A very Teutonic one at that . Just like the crew on the Nautilus . Guaranteed. 👽

  6. Wyndi Gwitae

    Wyndi GwitaeTunti sitten

    Can't wait to see......

  7. Zachrey Helmberger

    Zachrey HelmbergerTunti sitten

    O. M. G. 29 raptors! This is SOOO Kerbal!

  8. Walter Lyzohub

    Walter LyzohubTunti sitten

    I spent the last few minutes thinking the NASA facilities at Cape Canaveral are one of the few places I know that can assemble and launch the Starships. Water landings until they assembled the catcher claws for the Super Heavy’s is one way to go.

  9. Mark Jones

    Mark JonesTunti sitten

    The unfolding grid fins are definitely counterintuitive. My bet is there will be future optimization in that regard. Have you ever seen sooooo many engines in one place before? This is getting even more exciting.

  10. RoadRunner

    RoadRunnerTunti sitten

    The dude at 9:01 has some swag. Can someone do a version where he's walking to "staying alive"? :,D Love the videos! Incredible progress, thanks for the content!

  11. Steve Schritz

    Steve SchritzTunti sitten

    Anyone know why they have the booster pressurized? Is it just a safety precaution or is the booster structurally dependent on pressure?

  12. CocoaButt

    CocoaButtTunti sitten

    @12:43 A**hole!!!!

  13. MrGoesBoom

    MrGoesBoomTunti sitten

    Consider just how fast they're moving right now, while they're still very much in the testing and prototyping stage. One day the testing will be done, the design will be finalized and every procedure to produce these beasts will be locked down. Imagine just how fast they'll crank stuff out then!

  14. john jarvis

    john jarvisTunti sitten

    I wonder if Elon realizes just how inspiring his and SPACEX efforts and accomplishments are to the average joe like me. I watched Apollo and the lunar landings as a child but as such was incapable of fully comprehending that first step to other worlds. But NOW...watching all of this...I DO comprehend. I was forced into early retirement due to disability and with now being very limited physically, it's been an extremely difficult experience...difficult to the point of why continue at all? Because I am BLESSED to still be alive and awed to witness this next much greater step being taken right now by SPACEX. Elon's motivation is infectious and a source of both pride and hope within me for all of us. I thank, salute and wish this man and SPACEX all possible successes in his endeavours for our species travels to other worlds, and for giving me HOPE.

  15. Krumpli Nudli

    Krumpli NudliTunti sitten

    Wher is the 2 and 3?

  16. Bruno Visoni

    Bruno VisoniTunti sitten

    O maior maçarico do mundo.

  17. Paul Anthony Donahue

    Paul Anthony DonahueTunti sitten

    Simply amazing... Humanity at it's best! 🚀

  18. f.n.f off

    f.n.f off2 tuntia sitten


  19. Marcfx

    Marcfx2 tuntia sitten

    Thanks Mary and Jack 🥰

  20. هل صليت على النبي اليوم؟

    هل صليت على النبي اليوم؟2 tuntia sitten

    unbelievable how fast they progress

  21. Khoondej

    Khoondej2 tuntia sitten

    If the speed of the movie Humans can work as fast as ants.

  22. scoremat

    scoremat2 tuntia sitten

    Wow again

  23. ikariworrior

    ikariworrior2 tuntia sitten

    One booster with 29 Raptors what could possibly go wrong ! - just consider the sheer amount of pipes and valves that makes up this construction and then add high pressure and highly volatile combustible fuel. I wonder if it was possible to upscale a Raptor engine so they wouldn't need so many of them on each booster?

  24. Tamara Wiens

    Tamara Wiens2 tuntia sitten

    I'm not convinced that what we are seeing at 12:22 is actually for pavement strengthening, or at least not for that alone. At 13:33, we can see the forklifts removing the mats from the S-turn just before the entry to the sub-orbital fuel farm, then at 14:09, we can see a front-end loader of some sort moving and piling gravel. My guess is that the banking of the first (or both) turn is significant enough (take a look at previous videos, and how high they had to raise the inside SPMT to compensate) that they didn't want to rely completely on the SPMT self-levelling capability with such a tall and heavy load. So they laid down a gravel sub-strate, then covered it with the mats because they would not want to put in the effort required to stabilize the gravel for such a heavy load. Can a civil engineer or a Boca Chica local give some insight on this?

  25. Hunter20107

    Hunter201072 tuntia sitten

    Crazy how a video update posted just 6 hours ago is already outdated, with the stacking of sn20 nosecone and full engine bay completed. Ludicrous speed at SpaceX, they really are going at warp 9!

  26. Lorago18

    Lorago182 tuntia sitten

    So im not sure anyone else has stated this but i just realized the first orbital version will be Starship 4-20. Booster 4/Starship 20. Well done SpaceX lol

  27. Bit

    Bit2 tuntia sitten

    With those Engines NOTHING will hold the rocket, It will take off with the bed table and half of the ground of the lunch site when fire testing the engines :)

  28. suzanne gallagher

    suzanne gallagher2 tuntia sitten

    Incredible job Michael.

  29. Tossed Salad and Scrambled Eggs

    Tossed Salad and Scrambled Eggs2 tuntia sitten

    BN4, "I have a reservation... a table for one." Frankencrane, "One moment sir. Let me see. Ah yes. I have one right here with a sea side view. I think you will like it. We just finished setting it. Here is the LOX/CH4 menu. Some very good selections sir." BN4, "Yes this will do nicely, thank you."

  30. BoG

    BoG2 tuntia sitten

    Insane the progress, I am in awe! Getting it real, I don’t know what to believe in the press. Some outlets are saying the booster will land on an oil rig - not this first flight right? Did Elon say soft water landing is the hope? Also the are saying faa approval required and that is months away. Sure does not look like Elon is waiting for anything. Go spacex go - whatever happens I am completely blown away!

  31. suzanne gallagher

    suzanne gallagher2 tuntia sitten

    Incredible job Michael.

  32. Ricardo Petrére

    Ricardo Petrére2 tuntia sitten

    I understand the intention to not zoom in that much, not to upset SpaceX... But people like Artzius would be helped with some 360°, encircling footage of the "rapture" of Raptors.

  33. Jeremiah Mullikin

    Jeremiah Mullikin2 tuntia sitten

    How many engines needed for the landing burn?

  34. Losttoanyreason

    Losttoanyreason3 tuntia sitten

    Boy! That is a lot of engines packed into a small place. Gonna be LOUD!😎

  35. svenp

    svenp3 tuntia sitten

    That boom that can reach the top of the booster is nuts. I don't think I could get used to that.

  36. Jeremiah Mullikin

    Jeremiah Mullikin3 tuntia sitten

    This makes me happy.

  37. Ivan77445

    Ivan774453 tuntia sitten

    Holy shit ! how quickly everything is done !!!

  38. dracca bandit

    dracca bandit3 tuntia sitten

    6:47 Booster: you're not ready, yet, I'm leaving without you..

  39. Otpyrc Ralph Pierre

    Otpyrc Ralph Pierre3 tuntia sitten

    They make progress at NASA look like a Snail crawling over a salt-lick.

  40. mrstude

    mrstude3 tuntia sitten


  41. Gary Phillips

    Gary Phillips3 tuntia sitten

    It seems like the last few days have been a dry run in readiness for a production run to iron out any issues. What are the blue tanks attached to BN4, not seen them before?

  42. LeMM

    LeMM3 tuntia sitten

    in the past few months, people are arguing if the Booster's gonna have fins... We have an answer now.

  43. Otpyrc Ralph Pierre

    Otpyrc Ralph Pierre3 tuntia sitten

    Beautiful! At @7:30 I took a screenshot. I labelled it "Raptors in a Cage".

  44. Michael Nyenes

    Michael Nyenes3 tuntia sitten

    Do the scallops on the underside of the grid fins match the black pipe structure still under construction?

  45. James Torrey

    James Torrey3 tuntia sitten

    I'm actually not sure the grid fins are SS, didn't I see them somewhere with rust on them prior to being painted? Also in a recent video Elon days they're just "plate" steel. 8:20

  46. Deanoramma

    Deanoramma3 tuntia sitten

    This is getting out of hand... Now there are two of them!

  47. Robert J. Infante

    Robert J. Infante3 tuntia sitten

    9:05 We love you Bob

  48. Cletus Fordwicke

    Cletus Fordwicke3 tuntia sitten

    Might the fins turn edge on during ascent?

  49. badri nair

    badri nair3 tuntia sitten

    THank you Mary and the NSF team for providing such spectacular coverage of the whole B4 transportation. The next big step will be B4 going on to the launch mount.

  50. Cratecruncher

    Cratecruncher3 tuntia sitten

    Considering all the "Firsts" about to happen these SpaceX folks are acting pretty confident. Transporting B4 with 29 engines? Wow!

  51. Jay Sargos

    Jay Sargos3 tuntia sitten

    29 raptors installed overnight.......booster rolls out to orbital launch pad as they finish building the!!!! NASA would have taken 5 years to do all of this and $10 billion in cost overruns.....gotta love well funded private ventures and brain power!!

  52. Arthur Wagar

    Arthur Wagar3 tuntia sitten

    No way.

  53. Andrew Y

    Andrew Y3 tuntia sitten

    Can't wait to see this baby roar to life!

  54. Javier DE RIVERO

    Javier DE RIVERO3 tuntia sitten

    At this pace...this is going to be ready before the starliner

  55. SimplyDarknes

    SimplyDarknes3 tuntia sitten

    Booster 4, starship 20.....oh Elon. You did that on purpose! "Fine me for a puff on Joe Rogan." Haha. Biggest middle finger ever!! 4-20

  56. Wrangler 9033

    Wrangler 90333 tuntia sitten

    That's alot heavy metal on the move! I can't way it 'til it goes to move vertically up!

  57. JMD

    JMD3 tuntia sitten

    What aerospace company works at that rate? With NASA we would be in the Starhooper and with Esa in the first designs. I believe that China is the one that is advancing the most.

  58. Waco Jones

    Waco Jones3 tuntia sitten

    Elon making FAA and FCC look slow and clumsy.

  59. Aaron Aames

    Aaron Aames3 tuntia sitten

    I'm thinking the high bay will become the Starship bay (S-bay), and the new high bay will be the booster bay (B-bay)

  60. Ivy Stiles

    Ivy Stiles3 tuntia sitten

    Glad Jack is back at BC, especially when different sections of the beast are being moved around, much too much for just Mary to cover. One shot that I personally wish someone/thing [is it ok to refer to the members of Das's robot army as things?] was when they had to prepare the road for the SMPTs carrying B4; as with so much of the work going on around Starbase Boca Chica, I am fascinated with the behind the scenes elements that allow us to see the bigger picture, that a totally new spaceport, similar in some ways and yet very different in other ways from Vandenberg and the Cape, is being built and will be a model for additional spaceports SpaceX will develop over time. Will SpaceX develop a spaceport on another continent? if so, it will resemble Boca Chica. Will SpaceX develop a spaceport infrastructure at a lunar base? if so, some element of it will resemble Boca Chica. Same of the eventual Martian project. Even if a booster will not be essential, there will eventually need to be refueling infrastructure as well as loading/unloading facilities for personnel and materiel. An amazing time to be alive.

  61. Eduard Šajgalik

    Eduard Šajgalik3 tuntia sitten

    Been smiling through out the whole video. Exciting times

  62. Tuhin Mia

    Tuhin Mia4 tuntia sitten

    The rhetorical nancy undesirably queue because comfort correspondingly branch than a fuzzy transport. calm, lively age

  63. Stuart Watson

    Stuart Watson4 tuntia sitten

    Interesting that Das refused to zoom in on the Raptors as it was stopped enroute to the launch site, yet here we have that close-up courtesy of Jack. And now I have all the details I need to create my OWN rocket engine! Bwa-ha-ha!

  64. Wen Khiey Teh

    Wen Khiey Teh4 tuntia sitten

    Why won't B4's grid fins fold? Is it for aerodynamic reasons?

  65. Claudio Foresti

    Claudio Foresti4 tuntia sitten

    29 raptors lost in the ocean ... How much waste ... They should attempt a ditching on a drone ship

  66. Honti Veros

    Honti Veros4 tuntia sitten

    its SN15 beside of SN16?

  67. Eduardo Gardin

    Eduardo Gardin4 tuntia sitten

    If you guys notized. The grid fins are not opposite to each other on booster 4. This is obviously done in order to catch it on all 4 fins.


    R-RONNAKORN JINDARAT4 tuntia sitten

    I wonder will this exceed 180 decibels

  69. Mark Lee

    Mark Lee4 tuntia sitten

    By the way those new grid fins are not stainless steel - otherwise why would they have to paint them? No really yesterday when they put them on you could see that they were rusty as hell and just regular steel. Another tidbit - I don’t believe that they are going to use that new circular pad for launching I believe they will have it launch from a standard platform and the black mystery structure with all the hydraulic cylinders attached around it - those may be shock absorbers for landing, however and that structure may be mounted on top of the orbital platform.

  70. Desert

    Desert4 tuntia sitten

    When next launch?

  71. Joe Stallings

    Joe Stallings4 tuntia sitten

    This video could not be better. Beautiful job.

  72. David Hinds981

    David Hinds9814 tuntia sitten

    Yeah well put in some landing legs and land it in the desert but I guess he must have thought about that anyway already however what is going to happen is he going to retreave the stsrship and booster or just let them sink for Chinese salvage hunters etc?

  73. elliott fenwick

    elliott fenwick4 tuntia sitten

    seeing all those engines one one rocket, no matter how much testing has and will be done makes me thing we have a large firework in our future. gives N1 vibes.

  74. Saymon_saW

    Saymon_saW4 tuntia sitten

    Tantos motores e a Blue Origin ano consegue entregar 2 !!!! kkkkkkkkkk

  75. Camille Le Roux

    Camille Le Roux4 tuntia sitten

    Can't wait for lunch

  76. Amos Burton

    Amos Burton5 tuntia sitten

    "boldly go where no man has gone before". Live long and prosper, Elon.

  77. Lawrence Gorden

    Lawrence Gorden5 tuntia sitten

    I am sad that this beautiful rocket is going to be dropped into the ocean. Can’t we catch this??

  78. Noah Chidester

    Noah Chidester5 tuntia sitten

    What are the black things mounted on the outside at the base of rb4?