Category Archives: Daily Journals

SpaceX CRS-15 Launch Info

UPDATE: Launch Time: June 29th 2018, 05:41 EDT / 09:41 UTC Launch Location: SLC-40, Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida Payload: Cargo re-supply mission. Read here on details of what is included in the payload. Live Coverage: SpaceX Webcast            SpaceX Channel on Youtube Advertisements

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Rocket Lab Electron “It’s Business Time” Launch Info

UPDATE: 06-28-18 The team is standing down from this launch window to take a closer look at the motor controller behavior again. We’re still not happy with the data, and as we all know, the only metric that counts in … Continue reading

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Pictorial History of the Spacesuit Part 1

Part 1 :Early Concepts (through 1940s) spacesuit  –  a garment worn to keep a human alive in the harsh environment of outer space, vacuum and temperature extremes. Early Concept Drawings Wiley Post During the 1930’s the famous high flying aviator Wiley Post used Pressure … Continue reading

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Lunar Module Cutaway

A little Throwback here for a Tuesday. Apollo Lunar Module Cutaway

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Big Falcon Rocket Cutaway Image

This is the best image I have seen to date on the BFR and it’s possible interior.

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SpaceX SES-12 Launch Info

Launch Time: June 4th -12:29-2:57am EDT (04:29-06:57 UTC) Launch Location: SLC-40 -Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida Payload: SES-12 Landing:  No Noteworthy: “Go Pursuit” has left port and will attempt to pursue telemetry and fairings. Booster B1040.2 has had a previous mission( F9 … Continue reading

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Princeton Rocketry Club’s SpaceShot Launch

This weekend the Princeton Rocketry Club will attempt to reach space with their SpaceShot sounding rocket at Spaceport America in New Mexico. The rocket is a two stage rocket with advanced composite construction. According to their website they intend to … Continue reading

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