Author Topic: LIVE: Rokot/Briz-KM - Sentinel-3A - Plesetsk - February 16, 2016  (Read 27777 times)

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"Landsat is... I should not say this but... is a bit outdated, and the US is starting to use our data"  ::)
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Thales Alenia has just signed the contracts for Sentinel 3C and 3D.
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ESA Operations reporting the satellite is in internal power.
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2017 - Everything Old is New Again.
I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. ~ by Thomas Alva Edison


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"We have established the ocean stores most of the available water"  ;)
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« Last Edit: 02/16/2016 04:46 PM by Prober »
2017 - Everything Old is New Again.
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2 cm height and 0.3K level of precision for S3A's instruments.

"Try measuring your bathwater with that level of precision"
« Last Edit: 02/16/2016 04:49 PM by eeergo »
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CNES guy asked about Jason-3 that was launched by SpaceX. Awkward!

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CNES guy asked about Jason-3 that was launched by SpaceX. Awkward!

His finger is betraying his feelings :)

Record year for ESA.
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Tower retracting from vehicule and container.
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tower retract
2017 - Everything Old is New Again.
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I really do hate ESA's launch coverage  >:(  Too much chat, not enough rokot ;)

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Quote from: @esaoperations
A quick shot of an #ESOC tradition - all the missions' #Sentinel3 good luck cards on the main control room door :)
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T-3 mins.

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Irreversible sequence started.
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When clock hits zero, 11 seconds till ignition and a further three until liftoff.

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