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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #540 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
7000 meters per second, 256km in altitude.  SECO-1 upcoming.

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #541 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
Roll seems to be accelerating...
"Now you may leave here for four days in space, but when you return it's the same old place..."

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #542 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
SECO-1!  Welcome to orbit, SpaceX!


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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #544 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
Orbit!

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #545 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
SECO!
"Now you may leave here for four days in space, but when you return it's the same old place..."

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #546 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
seco

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #547 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
SECO!

In orbit!

Well frakkin' done to Space-X!

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #548 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
looks like they got SECO...
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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #549 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
What is the gas cloud forward of the nozzle?  Appears to come from the thrust structure?

Also, what is the disk in the foreground of the video, 'pointing' laterally with little black thingies?
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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #550 on: 06/04/2010 06:54 PM »
SECO - IN ORBIT!!!!!!!!
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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #551 on: 06/04/2010 06:55 PM »
Congratulations to all those who've worked so hard at SpaceX to make this happen.

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #552 on: 06/04/2010 06:55 PM »
Well that was a bit epic! :)

That roll seemed to get worse, but hardly going to take away what is obviously a success.

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #553 on: 06/04/2010 06:55 PM »
Congrats SpaceX! =) This is encouraging =)
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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #554 on: 06/04/2010 06:55 PM »
Way to go Falcon 9!

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #555 on: 06/04/2010 06:55 PM »
Great work SpaceX.  A new hope for America's space program for sure.
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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #556 on: 06/04/2010 06:56 PM »
Well, hell, that showed 'em!!!!

Woooooooo Hoooooooo!!!

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #557 on: 06/04/2010 06:56 PM »
AMAZING launch SpaceX!!!!!!!! Can't wait to hear more. The roll is possibly an issue but nothing compared to what could have transpired. Great job!!

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #558 on: 06/04/2010 06:57 PM »
Woohoo!!!!! Congrats to SpaceX!

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Re: LIVE: Falcon 9 Flight 1 Maiden Flight - June 4, 2010
« Reply #559 on: 06/04/2010 06:57 PM »
Thing of beauty!  Way to Go!

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