[amsat-bb] Re: Space-X to launch flight 4
Iain Young, G7III
g7iii at g7iii.net
Sun Sep 21 06:38:13 PDT 2008
G0MRF at aol.com wrote:
> Hi all.
> I see Space X have an initial launch period scheduled for flight 4.
> The web site says anytime from Tuesday to Thursday (next week?) from their
> Kwajalein Atoll base in the Pacific.
> After the unfortunate loss of flight 3 due to a very minor glitch, does
> anyone know if the planned RazakSAT is flying of flight 4?
> Would be a shame if it isn't and the payload is a mass dummy only.
My understanding is that Flight 4, has a mass dummy. RazakSAT were
promised that they would fly after at least 1 fully successful
I'll be pleased just to see SpaceX get to orbit :)
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