Starship SN15 Launch Thread!

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This is the first flight of SN15, and the fifth flight of a multi-Raptor Starship prototype.
This is the first flight of a rocket from the new series of improved prototypes (SN15-SN19)

SpaceX Official Stream: 5 minutes before launch
Marcus House:
What about it:

Launch window: Wednesday May 5, window 13:00 - 20:00 (UTC-6)

Launch vehicle: SpaceX Starship Number 15 (SN15) with 3 Raptor engines
Launch pad: Suborbital Pad, Boca Chica / Starbase, Texas
Landing pad: Starship Landing Pad, Boca Chica / Starbase, Texas
Hop parameters: Max altitude will be ~10 km.

A horizontal 'flop' following apogee will occur. Right before landing, the vehicle will perform a powered flip to return upright. Engines are expected to be turned off gradually on ascent.

Road Closures:

FAA notice:

SpaceX twitter:
Elon Musk twatter: