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The Falcon-9 lands vertically - terrific stuff!
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Lots of BOOM press space until they managed to dock though.
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thats because they were trying to land on a moving barge.... first time on firm land. nailed it!!
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Go SpaceX!
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A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0

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The final rocket burn of the SpaceX craft carrying Elon Musk's personal Tesla Roadster into the cosmos pushed the billionaire's flash jalopy much further than anticipated. It's now heading out toward the Solar System's asteroid belt rather than swinging close by Mars.
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Of course they'll have to find a new Stig now, unless Black Stig comes back...

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Disembodied wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:05 pm
A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0

Not bad.. but the one by Hazard-ish is better, IMO.

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Cody wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 10:07 pm
The final rocket burn of the SpaceX craft carrying Elon Musk's personal Tesla Roadster into the cosmos pushed the billionaire's flash jalopy much further than anticipated. It's now heading out toward the Solar System's asteroid belt rather than swinging close by Mars.
Excellent! [twangin' guitars]

Someone didn't calculate their payload mass, heading, and burn times correctly, by the looks of it. <grins>
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Disembodied wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:05 pm
A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0
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spud42 wrote:
Thu Feb 08, 2018 12:18 pm
Disembodied wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 12:05 pm
A special tribute via Kerbal Space Program:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8sb8PFCor0
Reliant Robin??? ha ha ha ha Mr Bean would be proud...
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