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SpaceX’s Thaicom 8 Launch info

UPDATE: THAICOM–8 launch has been postponed until tomorrow while they investigate a small engine glitch. Launch Date: May 26 Launch Time: 5:40 pm ET — DELAYED TO 7:40 Launch Window: two-hour – 5:40-7:40 ET Launch Location: Cape Canaveral First Stage Landing Attempt: Yes – on … Continue reading

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India’s new space shuttle

Yesterday a shuttle was launched but it wasn’t by the US, China or Russia. India launched a scaled down version of their new shuttle. The RLV-TD (Reusable Launch Vehicle-Technology Demonstrator) was launched yesterday from the First Launch Pad at Satish … Continue reading

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Soyuz 2.1a Onboard Camera

First rocket launched from the brand new Vostochny Cosmodrome in Russia. Enjoy these snippets from the onboard camera.

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T.A.R.C. 2016 Winner

Congratulations to the 2016 T.A.R.C. Winners! Odle Middle School team from Bellevue, WA Full List Of Results for 2016

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SLS Papermodel

I wasn’t planning to build anything this week but this new paper model is really calling to me. AXM just posted The Space Launch System rocket (SLS) paper model. It’s a 1:144 scaled model. “The Space Launch System rocket (SLS) will be … Continue reading

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Three Camera Angles: F9 Night Droneship Landing

In case you haven’t seen these yet.

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Landed it…again

Landing after high speed. The surprise of the crowd was great! This was an amazing landing on many levels. At double the speed the stage would need to use more fuel for corrections. Congratulations to SpaceX on this.

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