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Offline ZachS09

Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #122 on: 06/24/2016 02:28 PM »
Two minutes and counting. At T-3 seconds, the Sound Suppression Water System will activate to absorb the shock of the 2.5 million pounds of thrust.
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #124 on: 06/24/2016 02:28 PM »
Atlas V now on internal power. T-90 seconds.
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #126 on: 06/24/2016 02:29 PM »
T-1 minute.
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #128 on: 06/24/2016 02:29 PM »
T-40 seconds. Weather still GO. Range is GREEN as well.
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #129 on: 06/24/2016 02:29 PM »
Range Green.

Go Atlas. Go Centaur. Go MUOS-5!

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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #130 on: 06/24/2016 02:30 PM »
T-25 seconds. Status check complete. T-15 seconds. LOX topping GO. 10, 9, 8, 7, 6, 5, 4, 3, 2, 1, 0. We have ignition and liftoff of the fifth MUOS satellite and the Return to Flight for Atlas V.
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #131 on: 06/24/2016 02:31 PM »
Roll program is complete and pitch program is in. Mach 1 and Max-Q have been passed.
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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #132 on: 06/24/2016 02:31 PM »
LAUNCH!!!

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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #133 on: 06/24/2016 02:31 PM »
LAUNCH!!



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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #136 on: 06/24/2016 02:32 PM »
Passing 1 minute into the flight. Solid boosters and RD-180 continue to burn well.
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« Reply #137 on: 06/24/2016 02:32 PM »
SRB sep nominal.
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Online Chris Bergin

Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
« Reply #138 on: 06/24/2016 02:32 PM »
There go the boosters.

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Re: LIVE: Atlas-V - MUOS-5 - June 24, 2016
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