SpaceX Launch: Success + Good Try (See comment #s 717-719.)

By: LowerCal , 8:05 PM GMT on July 03, 2012

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CURRENT PLANETS and brilliant stars in early July. Directions and times are for the northern subtropics and vary somewhat for other latitudes.
• Bright & golden Mercury is close to the western horizon at dusk, sets WNW after dark.
• Bright & orange Mars is SW at dusk, sets west near midnight.
• Bright & yellowish Saturn is SSW at dusk, sets west after midnight and is
accompanied very closely by the bright and blueish star Spica.
• Very brilliant off-white Jupiter rises ENE predawn, is low east late dawn.
• Extremely brilliant white Venus rises ENE predawn, is low east before sunrise and is
accompanied very closely by the bright and orange star Aldebaran.
• Brilliant & blueish star Sirius will rise before the Sun late July.
• Brilliant white star Canopus will peek above the horizon before the Sun around late August.



Scroll past the links below to find special events for current and future dates.
Scroll farther to find past events.


***** Links *****

Today - SpaceWeather.com
also EarthSky,
Astronomy Picture of the Day,
Lunar Photo of the Day,
365 Days of Astronomy
& Bad Astronomy | Discover Magazine
This Week - SkyandTelescope.com - This Week's Sky at a Glance
also SkyWeek | Sky and Telescope TV
& Jack Horkheimer - Star Gazer, Current Scripts
This Month - SkyandTelescope.com - Sky Tour Podcasts
also HubbleSite - Tonight's Sky: Your guide to constellations, deep sky objects, planets, and events
Anytime - Stellarium (free planetarium for your computer)
also Sky & Telescope Interactive Sky Chart (online planetarium)

Visible Satellites:
Simplest - Satellite Flybys by SpaceweatherPhone.com
More satellites and more info - Heavens-Above.com.

Launches:
Spaceflight Now - Worldwide Launch Schedule
also Vandenberg AFB Launch Schedule
& Wallops Flight Facility Launch Webcast & Blog
Reentries - Center for Orbital and Reentry Debris Studies - Upcoming & Recent Reentries

Live Aurora Cams:
Sodankyla, Finland,
Kiruna, Sweden,
Jokkmokk, Sweden (cam 4),
Jokkmokk, Sweden (cam 5),
Abisko, Sweden,
Reykiavik, Iceland,
Yellowknife, Canada (click on CONNECT AURORAMAX LIVE),
& Poker Flat, Alaska


Most events described below can be viewed with your eyes alone.
Occasionally simple binoculars will improve the view and that will be noted.


***** Current & Future Events *****

See the comments or the links above.


Events earlier than those listed below will be found in previous blog entries.

***** Past Events *****

Photo Op - Crescent & Morning "Stars"

Image created with Stellarium, a free download.

July 15 before Dawn
ENE before dawn the bright & orange star Aldebaran and the ">" shaped Hyades star cluster will be visible close to extremely brilliant white planet Venus. The tiny dipper shaped Pleiades star cluster will be visible well above very brilliant off-white Jupiter.

Even in the very bright dawn shortly before sunrise the thin crescent moon, Venus and Jupiter will still be visible.

(For earlier events see previous blog entries.)


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REVISED FORECAST!.VERY IMPORTANT NEWS=7/12/12 Photo At 3:19 PM (Ralfo)
Of AR1521,AR1520 & AR1519...X-FLARE! Big sunspot AR1520 unleashed an X1.4-class solar flare on July 12th at 1653 UT. Because the sunspot was directly facing Earth at the time of the blast, this is a geoeffective event. Stay tuned for updates about possible CMEs and radio blackouts. Solar flare alerts:
REVISED FORECAST!.VERY IMPORTANT NEWS=7/12/12 Photo At 3:19 PM
northern lights from the observation deck (blu56jay)
northern lights from the observation deck
X1.4 Auroras! (emixam101)
1h14 AM - The storm intensified drasticly and reached a G3 Level (Strong) with an Index of KP7! (Severe).Auroras were briefly visible to 110° on highest! Great Auroras show since August 2003!!! Somes shots the focus is quite bad because of the VERY Hazy conditions.It was still very warm to at this hour with 69F/21C!
X1.4 Auroras!
Northern Lights 1 (smyezek)
Taken east of Grafton Iowa, 7/14/2012
Northern Lights 1
Aurora Australis 1 (astrophotographer)
Oh boy what a beautiful sight. A CME from the sun has hit us and sparked this wonder of nature.
Aurora Australis 1
Aurora Australis 1 (astrophotographer)
A panorama of two photos and the streak is a satellite crossing the visual path.
Aurora Australis 1
Looking East (IC)
Jupiter, Venus, Taurus and Moon
Looking East
Celestial Spectacle (snapperone)
This morning offered a treat just before sunrise. The waning crescent moon is seen here nestled between Venus, Jupiter and Aldebaran. The Hyades and Pleiadies are also in this frame!
Celestial Spectacle
Endeavour Leaving for California (Skyepony)
Endeavour Leaving for California
Endeavour Leaving for California (Skyepony)
Endeavour Leaving for California
Endeavour Leaving for California (Skyepony)
Endeavour Leaving for California
Space-X Dragon Launch (dcfrench)
Headed to the International Space Station with 1,000 pounds of cargo on board. Even ice cream
Space-X Dragon Launch
Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS) (Endosidney)
Comet C/2011 L4 (PANSTARRS)
Comet Pan Starrs (Westerberg)
Pan Starrs and the New Moon as seen from Joshua Tree National Park, California
Comet Pan Starrs
Comet PanSTARRS (Shotonsite)
the skies over Deming NM, March 12, 2013.
Comet PanSTARRS
Comet & Moon in Nautical Twilight (CJSprinkle)
Looking out toward Ventura from Mt.McCoy in Simi Valley, CA. Comet with the crescent moon made for an excellent shot with the setup of the city lights and the ocean, and the colorful skies following sunset.
Comet & Moon in Nautical Twilight
Delta IV Nocolucent Clouds (Skyepony)
A United Launch Alliance Delta IV has launched with the fifth Wideband Global SATCOM satellite on Friday night, following a 24 hour delay caused by an issue associated with a ground support system helium pressurization line. Liftoff from Space Launch Complex 37B at the Cape Canaveral Air Force occured at 20:27 local time.
Delta IV Nocolucent Clouds
Delta IV Noctilucent Cloud (Skyepony)
A United Launch Alliance Delta IV has launched with the fifth Wideband Global SATCOM satellite on Friday night, following a 24 hour delay caused by an issue associated with a ground support system helium pressurization line. Liftoff from Space Launch Complex 37B at the Cape Canaveral Air Force occurred at 20:27 local time. From the area of sky where the rocket separation occurred grew two small Noctilucent Clouds. This is the one that went bird shape a bit.
Delta IV Noctilucent Cloud
STS131 Noctilucent Cloud (Skyepony)
This is the short life of the Noctilucent Cloud beast created by the launch of Shuttle Discovery as I watched from the Turn Basin at Kennedy Space Center. Here is a link to a NASA study done on Shuttle created Noctilucent Clouds.
STS131 Noctilucent Cloud

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721. WunderAlertBot (Admin)
10:09 PM GMT on April 07, 2015
LowerCal has created a new entry.
720. Skyepony (Mod)
10:25 PM GMT on January 13, 2015
I didn't even hear it.

They brought back AriesX first stage during that test. It was banged up & dented some.
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719. LowerCal
9:21 PM GMT on January 11, 2015
Photos: SpaceX’s rocket landing platform back in port | Spaceflight Now
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718. LowerCal
7:41 PM GMT on January 10, 2015
Despite botched landing, a lot went right with SpaceX’s booster flyback | Spaceflight Now
SpaceX’s Falcon 9 booster accomplished a delicate maneuver after a glowing predawn launch from Cape Canaveral on Saturday, turning around at hypersonic speeds and autonomously navigating its away to a modified barge the size of a football field hidden in darkness beneath a blanket of low clouds, before it crashed — and presumably broke up — on the ship.

SpaceX officials described the landing attempt as purely experimental, but it marked a key step in the company’s long-running effort to make a rocket that can be reused cheaply. All existing launchers drop their spent rocket parts back to Earth and are written off after each flight.

Such a breakthrough could dramatically reduce the cost of spaceflight, SpaceX says.

The pencil-shaped Falcon 9 rocket stage slowed down from a top speed of nearly 3,000 mph at the edge of space and descended toward SpaceX’s autonomous spaceport drone ship — a specially-outfitted cargo barge — in the Atlantic Ocean about 200 miles northeast of Cape Canaveral.

Before Saturday’s launch, SpaceX likened the maneuver to “trying to balance a rubber broomstick on your hand in the middle of a wind storm.”

....(snip)

Read more...
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717. LowerCal
6:17 PM GMT on January 10, 2015
CybrTeddy, second attempt was the charm this time.

Pat, no harm in trying and it's easier to get forgiveness than permission. ;^)

Skye, I just wish I lived as close to a launch site as you. Were you awake for the crackle and rumble?

SpaceX launches for NASA, no luck with rocket landing at sea | 89.3 KPCC
SpaceX pulled off another successful launch of supplies to the International Space Station on Saturday, but its revolutionary attempt to land the leftover booster on an ocean barge fared less well.

The company's billionaire founder Elon Musk said the first-stage of the unmanned Falcon rocket made it to the platform floating a couple hundred miles off Florida's northeastern coast. But the booster came down too hard and broke apart, he said.

It was the first time anyone tried anything like this. Musk maintains that recovering and reusing rockets is essential for bringing down launch costs and speeding up operations.

Elon Musk @elonmusk
Rocket made it to drone spaceport ship, but landed hard. Close, but no cigar this time. Bodes well for the future tho.
2:05 AM - 10 Jan 2015

The primary mission for SpaceX was delivering more than 5,000 pounds of supplies ordered up by NASA, including hasty replacements for experiments and equipment lost in the destruction of another company's cargo ship last fall, as well as extra groceries. Belated Christmas presents were also on board for the six space station astronauts.

....(snip)
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716. CybrTeddy
2:00 AM GMT on January 10, 2015
Quoting Skyepony:
Awe Teddy~ Waking up on the Nasa Causeway is like waking up in a second home. Wish I had a placard for tonight,


My grandfather used to be a NASA engineer.. we'd get tickets to the causeway all the time.
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715. Skyepony (Mod)
1:09 AM GMT on January 10, 2015
Awe Teddy~ Waking up on the Nasa Causeway is like waking up in a second home. Wish I had a placard for tonight,
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714. Patrap
12:54 AM GMT on January 10, 2015
We hit the beach in Fla in Aug 89 the wife and I for Columbia's launch, the last DoD one.

STS-28

Mission: Department of Defense
Space Shuttle: Columbia
Launch Pad: 39B
Launch Weight: Classified
Launched: August 8, 1989, 8:37:00 a.m. EDT
Landing Site: Edwards Air Force Base, Calif.
Landing: August 13, 1989, 6:37:08 a.m. PDT
Landing Weight: 190,956 pounds
Runway: 17
Rollout Distance: 6,015 feet
Rollout Time: 46 seconds
Revolution: 81
Mission Duration: 5 days, 1 hour, 0 minutes, 8 seconds
Returned to KSC: August 21, 1989
Orbit Altitude: Classified
Orbit Inclination: 57 degrees
Miles Traveled: 2.1 million


The Payload was a KH-11 Spy Sat for the Air Force.

And yes, the wife and I managed to cross the Causeway the Night before,ride up to a secure gate, and got promptly "re-directed" away from the Launch perimeter.








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713. CybrTeddy
5:10 AM GMT on January 09, 2015
Good rule of thumb for SpaceX launches (translated over from the Shuttle era).

Never go to a launch when it's the first attempt.

Second attempt it's usually half the time.

Third time there's a good chance it'll launch.

Fourth and you should probably stay home.
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712. LowerCal
1:21 AM GMT on January 09, 2015
Next Falcon 9 launch attempt pushed back to Saturday | Spaceflight Now

SpaceX is targeting Saturday for launch of its next space station resupply mission from Cape Canaveral after a problem with an upper stage steering system actuator flared up during a countdown Tuesday, NASA officials said Wednesday.

Saturday's instantaneous launch window is set for 4:47 a.m. EST (0947 GMT), a day later than officials previously hoped to send up the rocket. After blasting off from Cape Canaveral's Complex 40 launch pad, the 208-foot-tall Falcon 9 rocket will turn northeast from Florida's East Coast to align itself with the orbit of the International Space Station.

The weather forecast calls for an 80 percent of favorable conditions for Saturday's launch attempt. The prime concerns are violations of the thick cloud and flight through precipitation rules.

....(snip)
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711. LowerCal
4:27 PM GMT on January 06, 2015
Thanks for the update, Skye. I fell asleep before the launch and had a busy morning when I did wake up. NASA TV was on to other things and I had no idea there was a SCRUB.
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710. Skyepony (Mod)
3:13 PM GMT on January 06, 2015
Thought I heard this launching at 6:33am (which made no sense as it should have been at the opening of the window or maybe after a recycle).. Then it didn't really seem loud enough for a launch.. Turns out it was scrubbed til Friday 5:09am..


1142 GMT (6:42 a.m. EST)
While SpaceX engineers analyze the problem with the second stage thrust vector control system, the launch team will drain the Falcon 9's propellant and configure it for another possible launch attempt Friday.
1128 GMT (6:28 a.m. EST)
Assuming SpaceX can resolve the problem that triggered today's abort, the next chance to launch the Falcon 9 rocket on a resupply flight to the International Space Station will be Friday at 5:09 a.m. EST (1009 GMT).
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709. Skyepony (Mod)
4:47 AM GMT on January 06, 2015
Hadn't heard anything about this launch. That is early..
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708. LowerCal
4:25 AM GMT on January 06, 2015
Launch Tuesday morning 6:20am EST from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida.

Live coverage: Falcon 9 set for first launch of 2015 | Spaceflight Now
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707. LowerCal
10:20 PM GMT on January 05, 2015
Ships deployed into the Atlantic for experimental rocket landing | Spaceflight Now

An ocean-going barge and command ship chartered by SpaceX are stationed in the Atlantic Ocean off Florida's East Coast in a bid to recover a used-up Falcon 9 rocket stage Tuesday in a long-theorized - but never tried - maneuver that could lay the groundwork for a big advance in space technology.

SpaceX intends to use Tuesday's experiment, which will come after the Falcon 9 booster lifts off from Cape Canaveral on a space station resupply flight, to demonstrate the viability of the company's concept to launch rockets and fly them back to Earth after deploying their payloads in space.

If the rockets return unscathed, they could be refueled and launched again at a fraction of the cost of constructing an all-new launch vehicle.


....(snip)

A launch is often one of the most expensive parts of a space mission for human crews, commercial and military satellites, and scientific probes. Saving the rocket booster and launching it repeatedly could dramatically cut the cost of spaceflight, according to SpaceX.

"The reason why there's low demand for spaceflight is because it's ridiculously expensive, and so at some point someone has to say, 'We'e going to make something that's much more affordable and then see what applications develop. That's what has to happen," Musk said.
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706. LowerCal
7:11 PM GMT on December 07, 2014
One small step from Earth, one giant leap to Mars? | Public Radio International
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705. LowerCal
7:10 PM GMT on December 07, 2014
So am I Pedley, so am I.
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704. PedleyCA
2:28 AM GMT on December 06, 2014
Didn't know this Blog was here about Orion, Missed the launch but not the splashdown. Brought back memories of Mercury, Gemini and Apollo, yes I am that old.
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703. LowerCal
11:51 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Progress... but not fast enough for me. I ganked this from your blog, Pat.

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702. Patrap
8:16 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
My pleasure as always Lowecal, as it has been a long time since we did this.

Now The New Orion Hull is readying for the EM flight, and the SLS Modified Space Shuttle Main Engines are in Mississippi at the Stennis Space Center readying for cluster testing for that Big Un,the SLS=1


Feels right, and looking back to the late 60's and early 70's... I am kind of wide grinning and heading for da Park with Nola Roux to stretch out, been busy web updating day and all.

Be well, have a safe and enjoyable weekend too.

The Block 1 version of SLS used on this mission will consist of two five-segment Solid Rocket Boosters, four RS-25D engines built for the Space Shuttle program and an Interim Cryogenic Propulsion Stage.

EM-1 is intended to demonstrate the integrated spacecraft systems prior to a crewed flight and demonstrate a high speed reentry (11 km/s) on Orion's thermal protection system.

On January 16, 2013, NASA announced that the European Space Agency would build Orion's service module based on its Automated Transfer Vehicle, so the flight could also be regarded as a test of ESA hardware as well as American
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701. LowerCal
5:14 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Pat, thanks for commentary and coverage today.

Skye, thanks for the update from the launch area.
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700. Patrap
5:06 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
NASA's Experimental Flight Test 1 (EFT-1) came to a successful conclusion when it landed on the Pacific Ocean on Dec 5th, 2014. The flight lasted about 4 hours 20 minutes.

Drones and Orion itself provided incredible video from the minutes leading up to splashdown.






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699. LowerCal
5:03 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Recovery procedures of the Orion capsule and associated items are currently in progress.

Live video coverage at NASA Public
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698. LowerCal
4:57 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Quoting 695. Skyepony:

Yes..splashdown!

I didn't go.. Too many of us caught a flu.

People out there said it hit the deck and disappeared in the clouds not long after launch.

Hope those affected get well soon and the rest of you get this year's flu shots.

I guess you saw more on NASA TV than people out there and got to feel/hear the rumble anyway.
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697. LowerCal
4:52 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Orion Exploration Flight Test 1 a great success!
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696. Patrap
4:43 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Published on Dec 5, 2014

A Delta IV Heavy rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station carrying NASA's Orion spacecraft on an unpiloted flight test to Earth orbit. Liftoff was at 7:05 a.m. EST. During the two-orbit, four-and-a-half hour mission, engineers will evaluate the systems critical to crew safety, the launch abort system, the heat shield and the parachute system.





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695. Skyepony (Mod)
4:34 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Yes..splashdown!

I didn't go.. Too many of us caught a flu.

People out there said it hit the deck and disappeared in the clouds not long after launch.
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694. Patrap
4:32 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Splashdown!


Outstanding flight, Congrats to all!!!


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693. Patrap
4:27 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
ORION on the Mains Houston...!

Woo,Hoo








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692. Patrap
4:26 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Drogues deployed


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691. LowerCal
4:24 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Orion subsonic...
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690. Patrap
4:24 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Forward bay cover jettisoned,,,




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689. Patrap
4:22 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Signal acquired, good data, good tracking ,range to splashdown 127 miles..

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688. LowerCal
4:21 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Peak heating...
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687. Patrap
4:20 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
LOS as Orion goes fireball.......and the Plasma Envelope blazes thru the morning in the Pacific,,,


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686. Patrap
4:19 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Entry interface begins.


MOrning LC,,was a tad busy inserting the pics,,been a wunderful morn .

I went back to sleep then as well..LOL

Just back up

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685. LowerCal
4:16 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
3 minutes to entry interface...
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684. LowerCal
4:14 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Good morning, Pat. Good to see you here covering the event. I was wiped out after yesterday. I slept in front of the TV woke up 6 minutes before this morning's launch, watched Orion attain it's target orbit and then went back to sleep.
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683. Patrap
4:13 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Range to splashdown,,2600 miles.

400 miles in altitude,
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682. LowerCal
4:11 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
8 minutes to entry interface....
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681. Patrap
4:10 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
9 minutes to entry interface....

500 miles in altitude..........



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680. Patrap
3:29 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Orion has separated from the Service Module/second stage and is now a free flyer for the first time. Now moving into the entry interface or re-entry attitude, with the Heat shielded blunt end forward.

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679. Patrap
3:07 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Orion now nearing Peak Altitude, 3604 nm High....

Estimated area of Splashdown,,,is only 1.3 miles from the Targeted Pre=Flight ping.



Orion is a perfect navigator

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678. Patrap
12:54 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
At Liftoff I believe the quote was, ...."The Dawn of Orion and a new Dawn for Americas Space Future"

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677. Patrap
12:24 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
SECO"...

Orion now on Orbit 1,,,traveling 17,550 mph, or about 5 miles a second....






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676. Patrap
12:13 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
The LES has separated as well as the service Panels...

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675. Patrap
12:12 PM GMT on December 05, 2014



.... and ignition of the 2nd stage is noted'
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674. Patrap
12:10 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Port and starboard Booster cores are now jettisoned, Orion iz blazing its way up and over the Hill.....
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673. Patrap
12:06 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
Liftoff.....!.




Orion has cleared the tower on its way to Orbit carrying the Hopes and dreams of Americas return to Manned Space Flight..

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672. Patrap
12:02 PM GMT on December 05, 2014
T-Minus 3 minutes 30 seconds and counting
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671. Patrap
11:59 AM GMT on December 05, 2014
We are GO to pick up the Terminal Count...


Good Luck Orion/Delta Heavy.

L-Minus 6 minutes.
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