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Offline InfraNut2

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #20 on: 10/22/2013 10:47 AM »
CSA released an image too: http://ow.ly/i/3uFm8

(click on the picture for original size)

It was on their french feed @asc_csa

Downloading the image was blocked, so i'll respect that and not attach it.


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Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #21 on: 10/22/2013 10:48 AM »
Into the night pass...things should be fairly static until NASA TV live coverage starts at the top of the hour...the ground just asked about getting the Lab camera configured so they can look at the onboard Robotics (RWS) data.  (Sounds like a focus adjustment.)
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« Reply #22 on: 10/22/2013 10:50 AM »
Cady Coleman called up that they're still tracking to a 11:30 GMT release.  The ground will be doing most of the work for now; they expect to need the next crew actions around 11:10 GMT.
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Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #24 on: 10/22/2013 11:03 AM »
PAO Josh in early this morning...



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« Reply #27 on: 10/22/2013 11:05 AM »
5:05 Central for unberth confirmation.

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« Reply #28 on: 10/22/2013 11:05 AM »
MCC-Dulles.

14 mins to sunrise.

Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #29 on: 10/22/2013 11:08 AM »
Josh notes the abort call will be nominal, that's the HTV console command to send Cygnus away from Station. May be a speedy departure all the same.




Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #33 on: 10/22/2013 11:12 AM »
You can see them racing towards daylight, which will allow for the ontime departure.

PS If someone could PM me as to how to change the screenshot attachment URL (in VLC), I'd appreciate it ;)
« Last Edit: 10/22/2013 11:13 AM by Chris Bergin »

Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #34 on: 10/22/2013 11:14 AM »
Looks like Cygnus is smiling....if you have an over-active imagination....

Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #35 on: 10/22/2013 11:16 AM »
In free drift.

Offline InfraNut2

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #36 on: 10/22/2013 11:21 AM »
Eyecandy  :)

Edit: Sorry about the overlay. This scene passed so quickly...
« Last Edit: 10/22/2013 11:23 AM by InfraNut2 »


Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: Orbital Cygnus ORB-D UNBERTHING/EOM UPDATES
« Reply #38 on: 10/22/2013 11:23 AM »
Eyecandy  :)

Nice! We need to get that in hires, maybe via John44's recording! :)


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