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CRS-15 Updates thread for RNDZ, Berthing, docked operations, through to EOM:

This thread follows on from the launch update thread:
https://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=45853.0

NSF Threads for CRS-15 : Discussion / Updates / L2 Coverage https://forum.nasaspaceflight.com/index.php?topic=45565.0 / ASDS / Party

NSF Articles for CRS-15:
https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/?s=CRS-15

NSF Articles for CRS missions :  https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/?s=CRS

Successful launch June 29, 2018 at 05:42 EDT (09:42 UTC) on Falcon 9 (reused Block 4 booster 1045.2) from SLC-40. The booster was expended.

Berthing at 7 am Eastern on Monday. Installation on Node 2 Nadir at 9 am Eastern.

Updated and highly detailed timeline in L2.

Article:
https://www.nasaspaceflight.com/2018/07/spacex-dragon-iss-arrival-science-crew-supply-payloads/

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NASA astronauts Ricky Arnold and Drew Feustel will use the space station’s Canadarm2 robotic arm to capture Dragon when it arrives at the station. Live coverage of the rendezvous and capture will air on NASA Television and the agency’s website beginning at 5:30 a.m. Monday, July 2. Installation coverage is set to begin at 9 a.m.
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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #1 on: 07/02/2018 07:32 AM »
morning DPC started. 20 minutes ahead of the timeline.  Dragon is 8 KM away.
Best quote heard during an inspection, "I was unaware that I was the only one who was aware."

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #2 on: 07/02/2018 07:33 AM »
crew has a good view of Dragon out the window
Best quote heard during an inspection, "I was unaware that I was the only one who was aware."

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #3 on: 07/02/2018 08:00 AM »
approach initiation burn complete
Best quote heard during an inspection, "I was unaware that I was the only one who was aware."

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #4 on: 07/02/2018 09:06 AM »
Right now, rom ISS external cam...

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #5 on: 07/02/2018 09:10 AM »
Today's SSRMS operators for capture.

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #6 on: 07/02/2018 09:18 AM »
Sunrise...

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #7 on: 07/02/2018 09:19 AM »

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #10 on: 07/02/2018 09:31 AM »
There's Dragon.

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #12 on: 07/02/2018 09:32 AM »
NASA TV coverage start !

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #13 on: 07/02/2018 09:34 AM »
Above Italy !!

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #15 on: 07/02/2018 09:35 AM »
70 meters…
Ahead of Schedule timeline

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #16 on: 07/02/2018 09:37 AM »
Cargo.

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #17 on: 07/02/2018 09:39 AM »
Under 60 meters...

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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
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Re: SpaceX CRS-15 Dragon - RNDZ, ISS Ops, EOM - UPDATES
« Reply #19 on: 07/02/2018 09:40 AM »
25 mn ahead of the timeline….
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