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T+ 375 Days Engineering Log

Posted 02-18-2016 at 12:17 AM by Dantassii
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MCC #9 was performed with no flags.

Due to our high approach speed to the Earth-Moon system, we will begin 12 days of phasing burns to slow our closest approach speed down while maintaining our correct trajectory to arrive at the Lunar Station in 20 days. Phasing burns are usually 5-10 minutes in duration at 1-1.5 g's followed by an hour or 2 of calculations before the next burn is performed. As the burn calculations are very straight forward, we will continue our existing duty cycles...
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The Voyages of USS Bellerophon

Posted 02-17-2016 at 08:50 PM by Trekkie

"This Story is Completely Fictional and does not follow the Main Star Trek Story"

At the Utopia Planitia Fleet Yards Captain Jordy and his crew were ready to go to the newest ship in the Starfleet: The USS Bellerophon (Intrepid Class Starship)



Captain Jordy Talks to his First Officer Brock

Jordy: "Brock is everything ready for our first mission?"

Brock: "Yes...
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MER-C - MSA's first interplanetary mission

Posted 01-29-2016 at 07:10 AM by IronRain

Less then 48 hours left on the countdown clock for MER-C, MSA's first interplanetary's mission. The rover will be send on a journey to the red planet to study one of the future landing sites for human missions. The landing site is known as the D. Weijers crater.

(Everything in red is not related to the article and is just some personal information I would like to give).

The mission
The rover is a twin of the original MER-A and MER-B rover. This was decided to...
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T+ 352 Engineering Log

Posted 01-25-2016 at 10:49 AM by Dantassii
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MCC #8 was performed 2 days ago. Several component racks came loose in one of the Hydroponics Modules which caused some damage during the burn. No hull punctures were discovered, but the damaged module had to be taken offline for 2 days while repairs were performed. Module is now back up and working although a significant amount of our repair supplies were consumed.

As the SSTV series of vehicles are designed to be self sufficient on consumables, there is not a lot of excess consumable...
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Flight 42 - Almost there....

Posted 12-21-2015 at 02:35 PM by n122vu
Updated 12-21-2015 at 02:38 PM by n122vu

11/20 This was my last solo cross-country, destination KCUL. The plan was simple, the flight straightforward - take off & fly to KCUL, getting flight following from KEVV & transitioning the Charlie airspace, and do the same on the way back to KHNB, which if the winds were as forecast and close to what DUATS was estimating, should put me just over the 1.9 hours of solo time I needed.

Well, I could make this a long post about every detail of the flight, but honestly it was...
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