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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #40 on: 03/10/2006 08:32 PM »
MRO in burn attitude. About 3 minutes to MOI ignition.
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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #41 on: 03/10/2006 08:34 PM »
2 Minutes to the burn.

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #42 on: 03/10/2006 08:35 PM »
All spacecraft systems confirmed "go" for MOI.
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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #43 on: 03/10/2006 08:36 PM »
Burn started

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #44 on: 03/10/2006 08:37 PM »
The traditional bottle of peanuts is now being passed around the flight control team. And MOI ignition!
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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #45 on: 03/10/2006 08:38 PM »

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #46 on: 03/10/2006 08:39 PM »
Looking good so far - fingers and toes crossed  :)

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #47 on: 03/10/2006 08:39 PM »
Live doppler data from MRO can be found this page: http://mars.jpl.nasa.gov/mro/realtime/mro-doppler_lg.html
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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #48 on: 03/10/2006 08:39 PM »
13 mph delta V

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #49 on: 03/10/2006 08:40 PM »
82 mph delta v

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #50 on: 03/10/2006 08:41 PM »
142 MPH Delta V

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #51 on: 03/10/2006 08:42 PM »
3 psi lower but in spec

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #52 on: 03/10/2006 08:43 PM »
Thrust looking good.

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #53 on: 03/10/2006 08:43 PM »
295 mph Delta V - nav good - asp per road map

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #54 on: 03/10/2006 08:46 PM »
Avron , you are living proof that this forum is always one step ahead of the rest. I am watching the webcast of nasatv and they seem to report things about 1 minute after you post it. Fun stuff
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Re: NASA - MRO updates
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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #56 on: 03/10/2006 08:49 PM »
one third in burn

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #57 on: 03/10/2006 08:50 PM »
The spacecraft instruments.

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #58 on: 03/10/2006 08:52 PM »
A test image of the Moon taken with the spacecraft camera.

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Re: NASA - MRO updates
« Reply #59 on: 03/10/2006 08:53 PM »
one half of delta V - down the middle.... 280 miles above mars

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