Author Topic: LIVE: 6th New Shepard Dev Flight (In-flight Escape Test) - Oct. 5, 2016  (Read 52211 times)

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Good morning everyone!

T-23 minutes.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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T-17 minutes. Two minutes to start of webcast.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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Here we go. Flashy promo to start off with.

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T-15 minutes. Webcast has begun.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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Broadcasting from West Texas test site.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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Seem to be testing the ACS with little bursts from the capsule.

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T-13 minutes. Same capsule as from 2012 pad abort test.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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nice
2017 - Everything Old is New Again.
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T-12 minutes.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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Remembering Little Joe.

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T-11 minutes. Showing animation of flight.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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BO expects to loose the booster

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T-10 minutes. Booster likely to be lost.
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T-9 minutes. Maxq at T+45 seconds and 4900 m.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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Pad abort test.

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T-8 minutes. Replay of pad abort test.
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T-7 minutes. All set to go this morning.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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