Author Topic: SCRUB: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) ATTEMPT 1 - LAUNCH UPDATES  (Read 63325 times)

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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #20 on: 10/27/2014 08:34 PM »
In honor of Deke Slayton mission control has gone retro.

EDIT: And NASATV coverage is starting up.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #21 on: 10/27/2014 08:44 PM »
here we go..
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #22 on: 10/27/2014 08:49 PM »
100% go for weather.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #23 on: 10/27/2014 08:50 PM »
ISS performed a debris avoidance maneuver.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #24 on: 10/27/2014 08:52 PM »
into LO2 fast fill
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #25 on: 10/27/2014 08:52 PM »
Vehicle preparation.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #26 on: 10/27/2014 08:54 PM »
Carrying 2291 kg of cargo. T-52 minutes.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #27 on: 10/27/2014 08:54 PM »
nice sundown shots...
« Last Edit: 10/27/2014 08:57 PM by Prober »
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #28 on: 10/27/2014 08:55 PM »
Launch viewing. Should be spectacular.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #29 on: 10/27/2014 08:55 PM »
Range is currently red due to a boat in the area.
Contrary to some people's beliefs, Kerbal Space Program does not make you an expert at space launches.

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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #30 on: 10/27/2014 08:57 PM »
SS Deke Slayton. Mission Control going retro!
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Offline Chris Bergin

There's always a boat around.
« Last Edit: 10/27/2014 08:59 PM by Chris Bergin »

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Hoping the boat will be cleared in time.

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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #33 on: 10/27/2014 09:00 PM »
Hoping the boat will be cleared in time.

They said they'll update when there's more info.

Also, currently 100% favorable conditions for the launch.
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Offline Chris Bergin

It's the only issue being worked.

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Polling is go for launch at this stage.

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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #36 on: 10/27/2014 09:01 PM »
there we go....
« Last Edit: 10/27/2014 09:03 PM by Prober »
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #37 on: 10/27/2014 09:01 PM »
Interview with Carl Walz. Sailboat is in the way.

Completed poll. Go for launch.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #38 on: 10/27/2014 09:03 PM »
Talking about Deke.
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Re: LIVE: Orbital's Antares/Cygnus ORB-3 (CRS-3) LAUNCH UPDATES
« Reply #39 on: 10/27/2014 09:04 PM »
luving the HD
« Last Edit: 10/27/2014 09:07 PM by Prober »
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