Author Topic: LIVE: Chang'e-3 lunar probe and rover, CZ-3B - Xichang - December 1, 2013  (Read 361621 times)

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End of the first burn of the 3rd stage.

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Tracking from Taiwan?

EDIT: Looking more carefully, I think it's just a tracking station on the Fujian coast.
« Last Edit: 12/01/2013 05:10 PM by eeergo »
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Woweeee - I am breathing again.
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Next is the TLI burn!


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Signal appears to have been acquired by a tracking ship.
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Exact launch time 1730:00.344UTC

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Going for the Moon!!!!!!!

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Ignition again.

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Phew, we are officially past the Phobos-Grunt milestone now !
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AOS by second tracking ship.
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End of TLI burn!

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Shutdown! Speed 10.87 km/s.
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Shutdown! Speed 10.87 km/s.


Shutdown time about T+17 min 25s?  plus or minus a few, 1748 UTC
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