SpaceX Status Report – August 16, 2020

Boca Chica, Texas

  • SN5 – In mid-bay
  • SN6 – On launch stand – Ambient and cryo test completed successfully. Backup read closure dates canceled.
  • SN7.1 – Under construction
  • SN8 – Under construction in mid-bay.
  • SN9 – Under construction
  • High Bay – Under construction – Installing Level 4, Half the height of the other levels. Final level?
  • Orbital Launchpad – Under construction – Rebar work for columns.
  • Old gas well – On-site methane (CH4) propellant production?

Cape Canaveral, Florida

LC-39A Kennedy Space Center

  • August 18 – 14:32 UTC, Falcon 9 – Starlink 10/SkySats 19-21

SLC-40 Cape Canaveral Air Force Station

  • N/A

Video News and Commentary

LabPadre – SN6 Pressure Testing & Launchpad Time Lapse

SpaceX Boca Chica – Starship SN6 Enters Test Series – Drive Past Overview


SpaceX Starship Updates! SN6 Testing Imminent, SN8 Continues & SN9 Build Begins! TheSpaceXShow


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