Falcon 9 JCSAT-16 paper model now available from AXM

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F9 JCSAT-16

 

After last nights successful mission its time

to build a paper model. Fortunately for us AXM

has released a new paper model today!

Click here for model

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JCSAT-16 Launch Info

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  • Launch window opens: 1:26 am Eastern Time August 14, 2016
  • Vehicle: Falcon 9 v1.2
  • Payload: JCSAT-16 –Details on JCSAT-16
  • Destination orbit: Geostationary Transfer Orbit
  • Launch site: SLC-40, Cape Canaveral, Florida
  • Landing attempt: Yes
  • Landing Site: Downrange on Of Course I Still Love You
  • Live Broadcast from SpaceX
  • Youtube live links: Hosted and Technical (coming soon)
  • Countdown Clock
  • Current Launch conditions prediction: 90 percent chance of favorable conditions
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Orion Spacecraft desktop paper model

Time to build an Orion Spacecraft.

Here is a paper model offered by NASA

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SpaceX: High speed video of past missions

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The assembly and launch of a V2 by US in 1947

Great video from the National Archives

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An early MMI photo of Orville Carlisle

Great photo of Orville Carlisle holding an Aerobee Hi next to a display of MMI rockets.

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Here is an image of an Aerobee Hi kit from that time

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Apollo 11 landing in Real Time

Every year on this date I like to experience the landing again in Real Time.

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