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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023
« Reply #20 on: 10/16/2023 09:01 am »
https://twitter.com/isro/status/1713842101597966797

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Mission Gaganyaan:
The TV-D1 test flight is scheduled for
🗓️October 21, 2023
🕛between 7 am and 9 am
🚩from SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota

#Gaganyaan

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023
« Reply #21 on: 10/17/2023 06:50 am »
https://twitter.com/r_isro/status/1714162802284245010

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TV-D1 ACES abort test scheduled for 21 October 2023 at 08:00 (IST). Launch view gallery registration will open today at 18:00 (IST)
reddit.com/r/ISRO/comment…

Does this mean the test is being launched from the FLP?
« Last Edit: 10/17/2023 06:51 am by Galactic Penguin SST »
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023
« Reply #22 on: 10/17/2023 01:12 pm »
https://twitter.com/isro/status/1714208678675628360

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TV-D1 Flight Test:
The test is scheduled for October 21, 2023, at 0800 Hrs. IST from the First launchpad at SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota.

It will be a short-duration mission and the visibility from the Launch View Gallery (LVG) will be limited. 

Students and the Public can witness the launch from LVG at SDSC-SHAR, Sriharikota, by registering at
https://lvg.shar.gov.in/VSCREGISTRATION/index.jsp
Registration will commence on October 17, 2023, at 18:00 Hrs. Latest updates will also be provided in that link.

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #23 on: 10/19/2023 06:01 am »
Mission brochure:
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #24 on: 10/19/2023 11:18 am »

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #25 on: 10/19/2023 03:58 pm »
https://twitter.com/isro/status/1714991319473602987

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Mission Gaganyaan:
TV-D1 Test Flight

The test flight can be watched LIVE
from 0730 Hrs. IST
on October 21, 2023
at isro.gov.in
facebook.com/ISRO
YouTube: youtube.com/watch?v=BMig6Z…
DD National TV

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #26 on: 10/20/2023 11:43 am »
Mission profile from TVD1-Brochure (thanks to Galactic Penguin SST)
To boldly go where no human has gone before !

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #27 on: 10/20/2023 11:55 am »
https://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/a-little-splash-before-the-big-leap/articleshow/104567202.cms

Gaganyaan: A little splash before the big leap

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Saturday mission to last 8.8 mins

The “In-flight Abort Demonstration” will last 8.8 mins

It’ll simulate an abort condition during ascent trajectory at 1.2 Mach (1,482 kmph)

Crew escape system (CES) with crew module (CM) separates rom test vehicle (TV) at an altitude of 11.7km

Abort sequence will autonomously commence CES, CM separation at 16.6km

Parachutes get deployed CM splashes down in the sea, about 10km from Sriharikota coast

Indian Navy team will recover CM after splashdown, while CES & TV parts sink into the sea


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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #28 on: 10/20/2023 02:42 pm »
https://twitter.com/isro/status/1715367359274455376

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Mission Gaganyaan:
TV-D1 Test Flight

The countdown leading to the launch at 08:00 Hrs. IST on October 21, 2023, has commenced.

Brochure: https://www.isro.gov.in/media_isro/pdf/TVD1/TVD1_Brochure_new.pdf

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #29 on: 10/20/2023 03:13 pm »
https://twitter.com/sdhrthmp/status/1715311970247966824

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Glimpses of India's all-new Test Vehicle 🚀 being readied for maiden mission 'TV-D1' that'll liftoff 8am tomo

Aug 2022 we saw SSLV being readied for launch and now we have a sub-orbital TV rocket for #Gaganyaan test flights
Let's go🇮🇳
#isro #india #space #tech #science #ISRO

https://twitter.com/sdhrthmp/status/1715314425950011600

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Components of #isro TV-D1 being stacked vertically...
Really exciting to imagine that with each one of these tests, #india is gradually &steadily getting closer to sending our own astronauts @IAF_MCC pilots to #space and bring them back safely

#tech #Engineering #science 🚀🇮🇳

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #30 on: 10/20/2023 05:40 pm »




In my opinion, Dr Unnikrishnan Nair is likely to be the next ISRO chairman after Dr S Somnath:


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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #31 on: 10/21/2023 02:05 am »
The YouTube clock has reset to countdown to 02:30 UTC (it previously was counting down to 02:00 UTC, 30 minutes before launch). Looks like a 30 minute delay to launch.
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (02:30 UTC)
« Reply #32 on: 10/21/2023 02:11 am »
Confirmation of delay. Launch now at 03:00 UTC.

"The lift-off is rescheduled at 08:30 Hrs. IST
Live streaming starts at 08:00 Hrs. IST"

https://twitter.com/isro/status/1715550744525656485
« Last Edit: 10/21/2023 02:12 am by Steven Pietrobon »
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (03:00 UTC)
« Reply #33 on: 10/21/2023 02:45 am »
Webcast has begun.
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (03:00 UTC)
« Reply #34 on: 10/21/2023 02:46 am »
Live stream started:

Tony De La Rosa, ...I'm no Feline Dealer!! I move mountains.  but I'm better known for "I think it's highly sexual." Japanese to English Translation.

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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (03:00 UTC)
« Reply #35 on: 10/21/2023 02:46 am »
Our commentators.
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (03:00 UTC)
« Reply #36 on: 10/21/2023 02:48 am »
Launch is at 8:45 am local (03:15 UTC).
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (03:15 UTC)
« Reply #37 on: 10/21/2023 02:52 am »
Curtain raiser video.
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (03:15 UTC)
« Reply #38 on: 10/21/2023 02:54 am »
Crowd watching launch.

Mission highlights.
« Last Edit: 10/21/2023 03:47 am by zubenelgenubi »
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Re: Gaganyaan TV-D1 - FLP - 21 October 2023 (03:15 UTC)
« Reply #39 on: 10/21/2023 02:55 am »
Recovery system.

T-20 minutes.
« Last Edit: 10/21/2023 03:47 am by zubenelgenubi »
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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