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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #560 on: 12/12/2008 04:55 pm »
nasa tv
December 12, Friday
2:30 p.m. - Shuttle Carrier Aircraft Delivers Space Shuttle Endeavour to the Kennedy Space Center - KSC (All Channels)

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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #561 on: 12/12/2008 05:14 pm »
810 kilometers to go... About to head over Alabama shortly.. Anyone Living in Mobile Alabama - go outside and look up... :)
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #562 on: 12/12/2008 05:27 pm »
669 km to go... now appearing to be entering Florida Airspace... Welcome back Endeavour :)
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #563 on: 12/12/2008 05:35 pm »
Halfway. Getting about 40mph tailwind at altitude

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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #564 on: 12/12/2008 05:52 pm »
406 km to go.. now making its heading turn to the south having completed the flight over the panhandle.

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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #565 on: 12/12/2008 06:01 pm »
Looks like the beaches will get a good look, to be followed by a flyby of Patrick AFB and Port Canaveral.

http://blogs.orlandosentinel.com/news_space_thewritestuff/2008/12/shuttle-endeavo.html


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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #566 on: 12/12/2008 06:02 pm »
308km left... getting closer..
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #567 on: 12/12/2008 06:11 pm »
200km...
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #568 on: 12/12/2008 06:17 pm »
MEDIA ADVISORY: M08-260

SPACE SHUTTLE FERRY FLIGHT ARRIVAL ON NASA TV'S PUBLIC CHANNEL



WASHINGTON -- Today's arrival of space shuttle Endeavour at NASA's
Kennedy Space Center in Florida will be seen only on NASA
Television's Public Channel (101) and NASA's Web site. System
maintenance is being performed on the media (103) and education (102)
channels.

Mounted atop a modified Boeing 747 shuttle carrier aircraft, Endeavour
is scheduled to land at Kennedy at 2:30 p.m. EST after a three-day
cross-country ferry flight from NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center
at Edwards Air Force Base, California.

Space shuttle Endeavour and its crew landed at Edwards Nov. 30,
completing a 16-day journey of more than 6.6 million miles. During
the mission, designated STS-126, the crew conducted important repair
work and prepared the International Space Station to house six crew
members on long-duration missions beginning next year.

For NASA TV streaming video, schedules, and downlink information,
visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/ntv

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MEDIA ADVISORY: M08-260

SPACE SHUTTLE FERRY FLIGHT ARRIVAL ON NASA TV'S PUBLIC CHANNEL



WASHINGTON -- Today's arrival of space shuttle Endeavour at NASA's
Kennedy Space Center in Florida will be seen only on NASA
Television's Public Channel (101) and NASA's Web site. System
maintenance is being performed on the media (103) and education (102)
channels.

Mounted atop a modified Boeing 747 shuttle carrier aircraft, Endeavour
is scheduled to land at Kennedy at 2:30 p.m. EST after a three-day
cross-country ferry flight from NASA's Dryden Flight Research Center
at Edwards Air Force Base, California.

Space shuttle Endeavour and its crew landed at Edwards Nov. 30,
completing a 16-day journey of more than 6.6 million miles. During
the mission, designated STS-126, the crew conducted important repair
work and prepared the International Space Station to house six crew
members on long-duration missions beginning next year.

For NASA TV streaming video, schedules, and downlink information,
visit:

http://www.nasa.gov/ntv


Good, because this "NASA Edge" show giving me a headache.
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #570 on: 12/12/2008 06:20 pm »
Just over 100km to go.. last flight path update from me.. will try to transition to screen shots when the live feed comes on... (btw.. I agree about the NASA edge on right now... my eyes hurt!!). ;)
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #571 on: 12/12/2008 06:20 pm »
pathfinder has landed at the SLF

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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #572 on: 12/12/2008 06:27 pm »
What the heck.. one more... under 50km ... now watching for NASAtv to go live.

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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #573 on: 12/12/2008 06:30 pm »
Just had a nice view with the binoculars as it headed east and made it's northward turn, very cool!

Scott
Melbourne, Fl

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Very cool Scott!

NASA TV coverage about to start, thankfully.
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #575 on: 12/12/2008 06:32 pm »
Getting closer. Envy the local viewers
"Good burn, Atlantis is a fantastic ship" STS-125 right after DOB

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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #576 on: 12/12/2008 06:35 pm »
TV coverage started.

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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #577 on: 12/12/2008 06:35 pm »
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Re: STS-126: Post Flight (Dryden, SCA Ferry to KSC) Coverage
« Reply #579 on: 12/12/2008 06:36 pm »
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