Author Topic: LIVE: Ariane 5 ECA launch - Hot-Bird 9 & Eutelsat W2M - December 20, 2008  (Read 81899 times)

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@ + 19 minutes, there are 6 minutes to go on upper stage burn
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300 km !
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T+21 minutes. Now climbing again. About 335 km altitude.
« Last Edit: 12/20/2008 09:57 pm by Nick L. »
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@ 20 minutes, going through 325km altitude
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Now 400 km altitude, 8.89 km/s speed.
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She's really hauling now! 500 km altitude, 9.05 km/s.
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700 km...
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Second stage shutdown!
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Hot-bird 9 seperation in about 60 seconds

Upper stage shutdown confirmed
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Orientation of ESC-A thanks to the SCAR.
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Reorienting for Hot Bird sep.
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HB9 separation ! Congratulations Eutelsat !
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Hot Bird 9 sep!
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Reorienting for Sylda sep.
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Waiting for Sylda 5 sep at 30min30s.
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At the panel there is "v" for velocity and "a" for altitude. Does anyone know what "s" means? Probably something French?

Don't know what it stands for, but it is the inclination.

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