Canopus

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  1. Canopus

    Saturn V Third stage lander storage?

    It is called "Universal Stage Adapter" in the SLS block 1b and 2 https://www1.grc.nasa.gov/space/usa/
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    Arianespace launch thread

    Time and Altitude
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    Arianespace launch thread

    Livestream: http://www.arianespace.com/mission/vega-flight-vv12/ Showing Football?
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    2001 a Space Odyssey Exhibition

    @tater i think everything but the Spacecraft models was really used in production.
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    2001 a Space Odyssey Exhibition

    went to the Deutsches Filmmuseum Frankfurt (Museum on Cinema) for an Exhibition on 2001. Saw some cool stuff. https://imgur.com/gallery/GP8N3UU Edit: forgot that imgur albums aren‘t working on here anymore.
  6. Yeah but thinking BO is going nowhere while SpaceX is going to have Mars commuter flights in 5 years?
  7. The Musk Meme Machine seems to work wonders
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    [1.4.*] RLA Reborn

    Roemy Lemdon Astronautics or something like that.
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    NASA SLS/Orion/Payloads

    Or maybe they shouldn‘t.
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    How to post pics of craft?

    He is right about the screenshots. You take them with F1
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    Arianespace launch thread

    I'm a little bit sad that this was the last of the stubby Ariane 5's. They look so cute.
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    NASA SLS/Orion/Payloads

    All in all this really doesn't change that much of the overall schedule. When em-2 was supposed to fly with the LOP/G propulsion element, they weren't supposed to arrive in Lunar orbit at the same time and wouldn't have done a rendezvous. They basically split the mission, and now it's possible to fly the Block1b unmanned before putting people on it.
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    NASA SLS/Orion/Payloads

    RTLS is completely incompatible with the SLS design. It‘s core will be extremely fast and high when it is deactivated. The only thing i could imagine working would be a smart style engine only recovery.
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    Arianespace launch thread

    All these Organizations will likely contribute small parts to an upcoming Lunar mission infrastructure. Arianespace in the end likely more then some mentioned by you. They are just not hyping it up as much
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    ULA launch thread

    The Starliner carrying Atlas is designated as N22.