Author Topic: LIVE: SpaceX Dragon COTS Demo (C2+) FD10 - EOM - UNBERTH, ENTRY, SPLASHDOWN  (Read 286196 times)

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Entry Interface scheduled for 10:25 CT (11:25 EDT).
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Antares/Cygnus ORB-D1 Wallops Island, VA Sept 2013 | STS-123 KSC, FL March 2008 | SpaceShipOne Mojave, CA June 2004

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Successful trunk jettison.

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Josh confirms that any live video from the recovery assets will be fed into NTV.
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10 min. from Entry Interface.
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Antares/Cygnus ORB-D1 Wallops Island, VA Sept 2013 | STS-123 KSC, FL March 2008 | SpaceShipOne Mojave, CA June 2004

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blackout from 10:27 to 10:33 to be expected

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Blackout in seven minutes.
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Closing in on EI (Entry Interface).
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MCC-H have a green board on the data they are being fed (MCC-X in full control).
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20 minutes to splashdown.
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Dragon at EI (Entry Interface).
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Antares/Cygnus ORB-D1 Wallops Island, VA Sept 2013 | STS-123 KSC, FL March 2008 | SpaceShipOne Mojave, CA June 2004

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ISS Crew attempt to spot Dragon.
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#SpaceX
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During today's descent, dual drogue parachutes will deploy at 45,000 feet to stabilize and slow ‪#Dragon‬.

http://twitter.com/SpaceX/status/208216874071244802

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Now into the expected blackout. Should regain comms at 33 minutes past the hour.
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Flying assets say they are starting to see peeks of dragon on their instruments - no live coverage yet.

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Observations of Dragon re-entry noted. No video yet.

Telemetry looks good.
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