Cape Canaveral tonight 7:03pm

Re: Cape Canaveral tonight 7:03pm

PostBy: grumpy On: Sat Jul 26, 2014 8:05 pm

Thanks for that info Cap..
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Re: Cape Canaveral tonight 7:03pm

PostBy: Cap On: Tue Jul 29, 2014 7:39 pm

Well...I watched the liftoff....until the site crashed. I saw a few moments of it. Just incredible! Two Air Force satellites launched. They claim for use tracking space junk. I'm sure....
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Re: Cape Canaveral tonight 7:03pm

PostBy: grumpy On: Tue Jul 29, 2014 8:41 pm

Could be, last I heard over 50k pieces and growing, it is getting to be a problem,, but could be a cover, then again when they don't want anyone to know they just don''t say, as always we will never know..
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Re: Cape Canaveral tonight 7:03pm

PostBy: grumpy On: Tue Jul 29, 2014 8:44 pm

Darn we missed one tonight, its like they do this every day.. well next up on the 31st..



July 31/Aug. 1 Atlas 5 • GPS 2F-7
Launch window: 0327-0345 GMT on 1st (11:27-11:45 p.m. EDT on 31st)
Launch site: SLC-41, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida

A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket will launch the Air Force's seventh Block 2F navigation satellite for the Global Positioning System. The rocket will fly in the 401 vehicle configuration with a four-meter fairing, no solid rocket boosters and a single-engine Centaur upper stage. [June 14]
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Re: Cape Canaveral tonight 7:03pm

PostBy: Cap On: Wed Jul 30, 2014 9:34 pm

I saw one from S America last night, heading to the space station. It was really cool, cameras on board showing rock boosters dropping off back to earth, This one...

Europe's last cargo freighter blasts off from Kourou
The last of Europe's automated cargo freighters blasted off from a South American spaceport Tuesday, soaring into orbit in pursuit of the International Space Station with 7.3 tons of fuel, food and supplies.
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