Author Topic: LIVE: Atlas V 421 - MMS - March 12/13, 2015 (02:44 UTC/10:44 pm Eastern)  (Read 74863 times)

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Not sure if this is an update-only thread, but... the launch viewed from Orlando.


More than welcome!

Note to all, attach images so they fit in the thread :) (Thanks to GP for doing that for yours).


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Back to live telemetry, at L+35 minutes.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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MMS spacecraft reporting back all is well.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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Coverage resumes at 11:50 pm EDT.
« Last Edit: 03/13/2015 02:26 AM by Steven Pietrobon »
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.


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L+55 minutes.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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L+60 minutes. Looks like Northern Australia.
« Last Edit: 03/13/2015 02:47 AM by Steven Pietrobon »
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Flying over Cape York peninsular.
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L+65 minutes. Looks like some ullage settling is going on.
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Restart is at L+1 hour 12 minutes. Looks like Papua New Guinea in this view back.
« Last Edit: 03/13/2015 04:22 AM by Steven Pietrobon »
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Ignition!
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Main burn.
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we have the next burn
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L+1 hour 15 minutes. All is good.
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TDRS #7 275 visible faintly in the background of the display...
Best quote heard during an inspection, "I was unaware that I was the only one who was aware."

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One minute left in burn. At 1G.
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