The SpaceX Super Heavy booster has been loaded with Raptor engines. The Starship SN20 has most of its heat shield.
Raptors on Super Heavy pic.twitter.com/jJy1vftHNB
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) August 2, 2021
29 Raptor engines and 4 grid fins have been installed on Super Heavy ahead of first orbital flight pic.twitter.com/XHkCZ9VYK4
— SpaceX (@SpaceX) August 3, 2021
— Chris Bergin – NSF (@NASASpaceflight) August 2, 2021
SOURCES Elon Musk, SpaceX
Written by Brian Wang, Nextbigfuture.com
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