[amsat-bb] Re: Atlantis Now In Orbit

saguaroastro@cox.net saguaroastro at cox.net
Fri Jul 8 09:21:26 PDT 2011


The glitch was a non confirmation of the gaseous vent arm retract. They turned a camera to it and validated that it had in fact retracted and resumed the count from there. about a 2 minute hold. 

A nominal launch, good enough to eliminate the OMS-1 Burn.


---- B J <top_gun_canada at yahoo.com> wrote: 
> There was a glitch just as control was about to be handed over to the on-board computers but, others than that, it was a good launch.
> 73s
> Bernhard VA6BMJ @ DO33FL
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