Author Topic: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - (16:37 UTC) December 19, 2018  (Read 11080 times)

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About five hours before launch, the Soyuz's boosters and first two stages were fueled with kerosene and LOX, which happens before the MST is retracted away from the rocket.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #41 on: 12/19/2018 03:23 pm »
I hope they change the audio settings, I hear two audio channels...


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T-15 minutes.
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I hope they change the audio settings, I hear two audio channels...



If you tune into the French webcast, there will NOT be an English translator.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #44 on: 12/19/2018 03:23 pm »
T-15 minutes. Vehicle and payload.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #45 on: 12/19/2018 03:25 pm »
Commentator is apparently doing double-duty, English and French.  When she's speaking in French, a translator is providing the English.

Arianespace web cast via their own web site is approx. 20 seconds slow compared to same on their YouTube channel.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #47 on: 12/19/2018 03:26 pm »
Scarlet Ibis, symbol of town. Church. Hotel where the Russians stay.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #49 on: 12/19/2018 03:27 pm »
Board is green.

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Today's DDO.

Synchronized Sequence has started.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #51 on: 12/19/2018 03:28 pm »
Start of synchronised sequence.

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CSO's purpose.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #53 on: 12/19/2018 03:29 pm »
T-9 minutes. Talking about payload. CSO 2 and 3 are next.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #54 on: 12/19/2018 03:30 pm »
T-8 minutes. Launch campaign video.
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Arrival of CSO 1.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #56 on: 12/19/2018 03:31 pm »
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Mounting CSO 1 on the Fregat-M third stage.
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Re: Soyuz-ST-A/Fregat-M (VS20) - CSO 1 - December 19, 2018
« Reply #59 on: 12/19/2018 03:32 pm »
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