Author Topic: LIVE: Ariane 5 ECA (VA237) - ViaSat-2, Eutelsat 172B, June 1, 2017  (Read 22579 times)

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ViaSat-2 Separation!
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Sylda separation at T+31:55
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There goes SYLDA - not a baby.

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Sylda separation!
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Eutelsat 172B separation at T+41:45.
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T+36 minutes. Harry talking about Sputnik 1's 60th anniversary later this year.
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2 minutes from separation.
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1 minute to separation. Moving into position.
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There we go!

S/C Sep for both birds now!

Thanks again to Steven for the coverage!

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Eutelsat 172B separation. Applause!
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 79 in a row, everyone happy.

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Launch replays.
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Harry's been to Kourou 12 times, but has never seen an actual launch in person! Too busy doing commentary.
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Arianespace CEO. 79th successful launch.
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Expect to increase payload performance even more by 250 kg.
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Eutelsat CTO and Deputy CEO.
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Signed 3 more Ariane launchers today.
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Airbus Executive VP. Have received first telemetry from satellite.
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 Did he say Thomas Pesquet may have been able to see the launch on ISS? That would be interesting coincidental timing.
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