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Starship SN15 Cryo-Proofs its Tanks | SpaceX Boca Chica

Starship SN15 was filled with liquid nitrogen to test the strength of its tanks at flight temperatures and pressures. It is unknown if the test was successful. Video & Photos from Mary (@BocaChicaGal) and the NSF Robotic Camera Team. 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://shop.nasaspaceflight.com/ 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 Starship SN15 Begins Tanking Operations 0:25 LOX Tank Starts to Get Frosty 1:32 Methane Tank Starts to Get Frosty 2:28 Venting Begins Below SN15 2:50 Both Tanks Start to Vent 3:35 Both Tanks Vent in Pulses 6:39 Ice Starts to Melt 13:10 More Ice Melts as the Tanks Pressure is Reduced 17:14 Full Timelapse of the Cryogenic Test
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