Author Topic: SpaceX Falcon 9 : Hispasat 30W-6 (1F) : March 6, 2018 - UPDATES  (Read 83721 times)

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Stage 2 cradle arms opening.

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T-5 minutes. Showing Hispasat promo.
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T-4 minutes. Fourth SSL spacecraft for Hispasat.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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3mins.

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Stage 1 LOX load complete.

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Strongback lower complete.


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Stage 2 LOX in closeout.

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T-3 minutes. 15 year lifetime.
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Stage 2 LOX load complete.

F9 on internal power.

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T-2 minutes. Stage 2 LOX load complete.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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T-1 minute Falcon 9 is in startup.
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Liftoff!
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T+1 minute.
Akin's Laws of Spacecraft Design #1:  Engineering is done with numbers.  Analysis without numbers is only an opinion.

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A bit washed out with the night launch view

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T+2 minutes.
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Separation.

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Fairing separation.

T+4 minutes. AOS Bermuda.
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T+5 minutes.
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