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Discovery Lifts Off

Discussion in 'Members' Lounge' started by reckedracing, Jul 26, 2005.

  1. reckedracing

    reckedracing TTIWWOP VIP

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    well, we have lift off...

    top speed of 5 miles per second...

    just reached negative return, orbiter cannot return to launch site... it must either go across the atlantic to land, or go around the earth...
     
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    reckedracing TTIWWOP VIP

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    9200mph...
     
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    pissedoffsol RETIRED

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    yeah, i was watching the stream on nasa's website :)
     
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    formby learning in progress

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    i went outside and saw the smoke...it is so cool...i need to go to the cape next time
     
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    pissedoffsol RETIRED

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    damn, you're that close?
     
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    formby learning in progress

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    yup...and i am even closer at work. around 1.5hrs
     
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