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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #40 on: 08/02/2012 06:32 am »
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #41 on: 08/02/2012 06:48 am »
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #42 on: 08/02/2012 06:51 am »
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #43 on: 08/02/2012 06:58 am »
Let's remember to keep the chatter down with this one under 60 mins to launch.

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #44 on: 08/02/2012 06:59 am »
This Atlas V is called "Rosie". :)

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #46 on: 08/02/2012 07:04 am »
Sitting out in Mojave and hoping I can spot it as it climbs... I presume the windows is still from 0040 Pacific and onwards?

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #47 on: 08/02/2012 07:06 am »
T-0 is currently 00:44, as mentioned. No word on how long the window is yet.

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #48 on: 08/02/2012 07:20 am »
Everything is proceeding for the launch tonight of NROL-36 aboard an Atlas V vehicle. The updated launch time is 12:44 a.m. PDT.

The team is not currently working any technical issues.

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #49 on: 08/02/2012 07:20 am »

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #50 on: 08/02/2012 07:20 am »
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #51 on: 08/02/2012 07:21 am »
webcast will end after plf sep
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #52 on: 08/02/2012 07:22 am »
T-0 is currently 00:44, as mentioned. No word on how long the window is yet.

according to http://msdb.gsfc.nasa.gov/launches.php the window ends 1:30 or 0830 UTC
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #53 on: 08/02/2012 07:22 am »
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #54 on: 08/02/2012 07:23 am »
If you read up, as mentioned a few times, the initial period released was 12:00 to 1:30. The actual window is classified, shorter than that, and the T-0 was released as 12:40 (now 12:44 due to a cutout).

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #55 on: 08/02/2012 07:24 am »
weather is within criteria
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #56 on: 08/02/2012 07:26 am »
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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #57 on: 08/02/2012 07:26 am »
What is the link for the live feed?

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #58 on: 08/02/2012 07:27 am »

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Re: LIVE: Atlas V 401 NROL-36 August 2, 2012
« Reply #59 on: 08/02/2012 07:27 am »
What is the link for the live feed?


Whoops, forgot to post that:
http://www.ulalaunch.com/site/pages/Webcast.shtml

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