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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #80 on: 10/09/2017 10:12 PM »
T+10 minutes.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #81 on: 10/09/2017 10:13 PM »
T+11 minutes. The track doesn't seem to be moving.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #82 on: 10/09/2017 10:14 PM »
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #83 on: 10/09/2017 10:14 PM »
T+12 minutes. Vehicle is going well.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #85 on: 10/09/2017 10:15 PM »
T+13 minutes. NVS is showing a launch replay.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #86 on: 10/09/2017 10:17 PM »
Stephen Clark: A second burn of the second stage engine is scheduled to begin at T+plus 24 minutes, 34 seconds.


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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #87 on: 10/09/2017 10:17 PM »
T+15 minutes. Upcoming events.

Stage 2 restart (SEIG-2)  24:34   256    7.7
Stage 2 cutoff (SECO-2)   27:34   254   10.2
Spacecraft separation     28:24   274   10.2
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #88 on: 10/09/2017 10:22 PM »
The track hasn't moved for several minutes. Hopefully it's just a visual issue.

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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #89 on: 10/09/2017 10:22 PM »
T+20 minutes. 4.5 minutes to second ignition.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #90 on: 10/09/2017 10:23 PM »
There we go! Visuals working again.

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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #92 on: 10/09/2017 10:23 PM »
Different view, but I don't think you can see where the vehicle is.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #93 on: 10/09/2017 10:25 PM »
The vehicle is flying normally.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #94 on: 10/09/2017 10:26 PM »
One minute to second ignition. Its a 3 minute burn.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #96 on: 10/09/2017 10:27 PM »
Stage 2 restart

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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #97 on: 10/09/2017 10:27 PM »
Second ignition should be now.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #98 on: 10/09/2017 10:28 PM »
Burn +1 minute.
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Re: LIVE: QZS-4 - H-2A 202 - October 9, 2017 (22:01 UTC)
« Reply #99 on: 10/09/2017 10:29 PM »
Engine cutoff.
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