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Offline Nick L.

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #100 on: 01/20/2011 08:07 pm »
CBC propellant tanks securing.
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #101 on: 01/20/2011 08:07 pm »
CBCs into pre-press.

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #102 on: 01/20/2011 08:08 pm »
I guess this is when we find out if the legends about the shock waves bouncing back from that nearby hill are true.


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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #104 on: 01/20/2011 08:09 pm »
T-2 minutes. HTPA spin up, hydraulic pressure to 4000 psi.
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #105 on: 01/20/2011 08:09 pm »
Finally have the feed. T-90 seconds. Go Betty!

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #106 on: 01/20/2011 08:09 pm »
CBC LH2 ready for flight.
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #107 on: 01/20/2011 08:09 pm »
CBC's pressed to flight level.

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #108 on: 01/20/2011 08:09 pm »
Range is go.

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #109 on: 01/20/2011 08:09 pm »
Range go for launch.
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #111 on: 01/20/2011 08:10 pm »
Minus 60 seconds. Go Betty!
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #112 on: 01/20/2011 08:10 pm »
Green board, flight lock-in.
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #113 on: 01/20/2011 08:10 pm »
Green board! God Speed Betty!

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #114 on: 01/20/2011 08:11 pm »
Liftoff!
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #115 on: 01/20/2011 08:11 pm »
LAUNCH!!

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #116 on: 01/20/2011 08:11 pm »
"Now you may leave here for four days in space, but when you return it's the same old place..."

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #117 on: 01/20/2011 08:11 pm »
Wow..heck of an H2 fireball at ignition.  Very visible.

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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #118 on: 01/20/2011 08:11 pm »
Look at that!
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Re: LIVE: Delta IV Heavy: NRO L-49 - Jan 20, 2011
« Reply #119 on: 01/20/2011 08:11 pm »
Betty's not hanging around!

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