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Old 02-28-2013, 05:24 PM   #46
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 @ Orb : can we have the RTT (Red Timer Thingie[tm]) ? I'm still as much confused with timezones...
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SpaceX CRS-2 is now at L*Click here to restart the timer*



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Old 02-28-2013, 05:25 PM   #47
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Sooo handy
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Old 02-28-2013, 05:30 PM   #48
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 @ Orb : can we have the RTT (Red Timer Thingie[tm]) ?
NO!!! Someone else will post it.

But I'll try to fill all missing calendar events for launches in last 2 months if I find time in the evening.
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Old 03-01-2013, 11:26 AM   #50
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Elon Musk on Twitter:

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Computer glitch found by @SpaceX avionics while bench testing on IM. Couldn't replicate on vehicle. Launch proceeding...
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Old 03-01-2013, 01:37 PM   #51
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Here we go folks! NASA TV Webcast starts in about an hour.




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NTV coverage to start momentarily: http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/ustream.html

SpaceX coverage to start in about an hour: http://www.spacex.com/webcast/

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T-0 refined to 10:10:13 ET.

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Old 03-01-2013, 02:14 PM   #52
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Clouds and upper level winds looking good - weather now 90% GO.

T - 55 minutes and counting....
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Old 03-01-2013, 02:14 PM   #53
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SpaceX live coverage is starting now:
http://new.livestream.com/accounts/1...events/1874414
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Old 03-01-2013, 02:42 PM   #55
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SpaceX now answering video questions from the web - 7 years old boy asking how he can work in SpaceX when he grows up!
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Old 03-01-2013, 02:52 PM   #56
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T-17 minutes. The rocket seems to attract the birds, for some reason.
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Old 03-01-2013, 02:58 PM   #57
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 Elon Musk on Twitter:
Apparently this is due to a cold temperature reading inside the computer compartment - warm air being pumped into it.
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Old 03-01-2013, 03:03 PM   #58
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T-8 minutes. No more birds. Auto-countdown sequence is running.

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T-6 minutes. Computer self-alignement started.
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Old 03-01-2013, 03:05 PM   #59
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 T-17 minutes. The rocket seems to attract the birds, for some reason.
They are gonna be the most surprised birds in the world after a short while.....
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Old 03-01-2013, 03:07 PM   #60
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T- 4 minutes 30 sec : 1st & 2nd stage on internal power.

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T-2:30 all systems are go for launch.
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