Author Topic: LIVE: SpaceX Falcon 9 - Inmarsat 5 F4 - May 15, 2017 - UPDATES  (Read 128148 times)

Offline BruceM

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What a boring launch.  Hurrahh!!!!!!
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Congratulations to everyone involved!

Offline getitdoneinspace

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Congratulations to everyone at SpaceX!  :) 

Even on an expendable launch (funny how strange this sounds already), they weaseled in some advancements; compacting the count by 10 minutes. SpaceX never misses an opportunity to continuously improve in every aspect of their operation. Great work!

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Congrats to SpaceX  ;D Great Launch !

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Good job all!!

From SpaceX's Launch Control......NEXT!   ;D 8)

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Awesome.
Launch acceleration looks about 1g... this rocket needs larger second stage?

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Congrats to all the hard work of SpaceX, Immarsat and the all the other folks on the range and to the peeps that keep these threads full of info.

Time for some Lagavulin to celebrate!

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Spaceflight Now‏ @SpaceflightNow 10s10 seconds ago

Inmarsat official says new satellite is alive in orbit after Perth ground station received signals from spacecraft.

https://twitter.com/SpaceflightNow/status/864272701766152196

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Congratulations on hopefully one of the last SpaceX fully expendable launches (since there is no indication at the moment that fairy recovery attempt was planned either) !
Now to bring back everything !!! :-D
Oh, and we would loooove to see that hypothetical death cam footage from S1 !

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Well done again SpaceX!  It is very exciting to watch you build up your launch cadence! 

Thanks to NSF for the great coverage that I could follow at work!

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Congrats to all, well done! Impressive launch cadence SpaceX, keep it up! Thanks for the great coverage team NSF! :)
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Congratulations SpaceX. Watched on the but the with my four year old over dinner.  Hurray!

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Congrats to SpaceX, Eastern Range, Inmarsat, Boeing, and all other for the great launch and deployment.

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Nice smooth launch. Congrats SpaceX

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Smooth as silk; many congrats to SpaceX, Inmarsat and as usual thanks to the crew at NSF for the commentary.

Max Q for humanity becoming spacefaring

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Congratulations SpaceX & Inmarsat.  Well done, keep 'em coming!

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Congratulations to the team at SpaceX!  Well done, keep up the good work!

The innovation continues to inspire.

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Congrats Spacex with this launch the team has demonstrated their systems confidence.
Nice trick to confuse the masses with the short load time.
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Extremely boring, as it should be. Congratulations to everyone involve for the successful closing of another campaign.  :)

Offline Elmar Moelzer

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Conrats to SpaceX on yet another successful launch!

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