Zo dat was mooi 🙂 Een bevredigende lancering. Zo ’s nachts zie je weinig, maar we zijn met deze lancering een nieuwe era van de bemande ruimtevaart begonnen. Deze lancering markeert het punt dat voor de eerste keer sinds lange tijd, meer dan drie mensen gelijktijdig gelanceerd worden. Op de een of andere manier ben […]
This is a cool compilation of a variety of SpaceX launches and tests. It is is in super duper 4K (2160p) If you haven’t the gear to play 4K just switch to the HD format you can watch. Don’t forget to crack up your speaker, SpaceX has a tradition in using really cool soundtracks too!
As you can read in the many blog posts on my blog, SpaceX did a lot of development and made a lot of launches in the last year. All SpaceX highlight are summed are summed up in this video.
Cool timelapse video of the production process.
A while ago SpaceX released some awesome footage shot from a chase plane. This was done during the Orbcomm OG2 Launch to Low Earth Orbit (LEO). LEO launches don’t require a lot of energy so there is enough fuel and oxygen left for a reentry burn. This is the onboard video from the same Orbcomm […]
First thing what smite me when I watched the Falcon CRS-4 launch video that the four legs on the first where missing… For geo stationary missions Falcon needs a lot of fuel and it’s easy to see that there is ample room fuel wish to save enough to get he first stage back to to […]
SpaceX successfully launched Asiasat-6 and placed it in a GEO transfer orbit. The satellite is renamed AsiaSat-6 / Thaicom-7 as AsiaSat and Thaicom agreed on Thaicom using half of the satellite and it being placed in a Thai orbital position.
On 5 August SpaceX launched AsiaSat-8 to a GEO transfer orbit. AsiaSat-8 is a sate of the art television satellite with 24 transponders.