Author Topic: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates  (Read 21157 times)


Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #41 on: 04/22/2017 09:36 AM »
Confirming 30 m hold point.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #42 on: 04/22/2017 09:37 AM »
Enhanced image.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Online Chris Bergin

Cupola RWS setting up for Cygnus to move to the 10 meter mark, which will allow for capture by the SSRMS.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #44 on: 04/22/2017 09:39 AM »
Rotated camera. Orbital sunrise.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #45 on: 04/22/2017 09:39 AM »
Capture in just over 30 minutes.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #46 on: 04/22/2017 09:41 AM »
Cygnus is ready to resume approach.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #47 on: 04/22/2017 09:42 AM »
At 28.6 m and 0.04 m/s.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #48 on: 04/22/2017 09:43 AM »
25 m, 0.04 m/s.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #49 on: 04/22/2017 09:44 AM »
View without graphics.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #50 on: 04/22/2017 09:46 AM »
20 m, 0.04 m/s.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #51 on: 04/22/2017 09:48 AM »
At 15 m.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #52 on: 04/22/2017 09:48 AM »
Cygnus coming into view of arm.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #53 on: 04/22/2017 09:49 AM »
Docking target in view. At 13 m.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #54 on: 04/22/2017 09:50 AM »
Cygnus fully in view.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Online Chris Bergin


Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #56 on: 04/22/2017 09:51 AM »
At 12 m.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Online Chris Bergin

Capture hold point.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #58 on: 04/22/2017 09:52 AM »
At 12 m, and 0.003 m/s. At capture point.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Offline Steven Pietrobon

  • Member
  • Senior Member
  • *****
  • Posts: 12969
  • Adelaide, Australia
    • Steven Pietrobon's Space Archive
  • Liked: 2833
  • Likes Given: 430
Re: LIVE: Cygnus OA-7 - Arrival, ISS mission and EOM - Updates
« Reply #59 on: 04/22/2017 09:53 AM »
0.000 m/s. Performing go no go for capture.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

Tags: