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Space X launch tonight

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Post by bulleidboy » Thu Apr 11, 2019 7:41 pm

If you haven't gone to bed, the launch window is scheduled for 10.35pm (GMT) tonight. https://www.spacex.com/webcast or https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DPfHHls50-w
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Post by Walkingthedog » Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:06 pm

That’s 9-35 (2135) local. Should still be awake. :)
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Post by glencairn » Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:00 pm

Walkingthedog wrote:
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:06 pm
That’s 9-35 (2135) local. Should still be awake. :)
I thought that would be 23.35?
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Post by bulleidboy » Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:03 pm

It is - launch window opened at 10.35GMT - looks like all systems go for launch at 11.35pm (GMT).
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Post by bulleidboy » Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:48 pm

Wow! Just like watching "Thunderbirds" as the boosters came back down.
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Post by Walkingthedog » Fri Apr 12, 2019 7:58 am

glencairn wrote:
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:00 pm
Walkingthedog wrote:
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:06 pm
That’s 9-35 (2135) local. Should still be awake. :)
I thought that would be 23.35?
Sorry don’t know why I said that, must have put my head on backwards. ;)
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Post by Mr Bones » Fri Apr 12, 2019 12:21 pm

bulleidboy wrote:
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:48 pm
Wow! Just like watching "Thunderbirds" as the boosters came back down.
Have to agree. In fact I found that the most amazing part.
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Post by Paul-H » Fri Apr 12, 2019 4:59 pm

Especially the one that landed on the deck of the ship, WOW

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Post by Postman Prat » Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:03 pm

Walkingthedog wrote:
Fri Apr 12, 2019 7:58 am
glencairn wrote:
Thu Apr 11, 2019 11:00 pm
Walkingthedog wrote:
Thu Apr 11, 2019 8:06 pm
That’s 9-35 (2135) local. Should still be awake. :)
I thought that would be 23.35?
Sorry don’t know why I said that, must have put my head on backwards. ;)
No improvement on normal way :P
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Post by Walkingthedog » Fri Apr 12, 2019 6:06 pm

Doesn’t seem to make any difference which way round it is. :arrow:
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