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Old 11-01-2022, 09:55 AM   #1
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Falcon Heavy


SpaceX just had a successful launch of it's 'Falcon Heavy' rocket along with the 150 and '51st recovery of the side boosters.

"Falcon Heavy is the most powerful operational rocket in the world by a factor of two. With the ability to lift into orbit nearly 64 metric tons (141,000 lb) Falcon Heavy can lift more than twice the payload of the next closest operational vehicle, the Delta IV Heavy. Falcon Heavy is composed of three Falcon 9 nine-engine cores whose 27 Merlin engines together generate more than 5 million pounds of thrust at liftoff, equal to approximately eighteen 747 aircraft." https://www.spacex.com/vehicles/falcon-heavy/

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Old 11-16-2022, 08:14 AM   #2
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Falcon Heavy dethroned as "the most powerful operational rocket in the world" but, for how long?
"Michael Baylor
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Liftoff of Artemis I! NASA's Space Launch System becomes the most powerful rocket in history to successfully achieve orbit." https://twitter.com/nextspaceflight/...75531308539906
 
Old 11-16-2022, 11:46 AM   #3
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Re: Artemus This is a cropped phone photo from Orlando, over 50 miles away. It was BRIGHT as well as brilliant!
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Old 11-16-2022, 12:21 PM   #4
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Re: Artemus This is a cropped phone photo from Orlando, over 50 miles away. It was BRIGHT as well as brilliant!
Nice pic, thanks.
 
Old 11-30-2022, 03:09 PM   #5
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Spacex -
A little more progress to Mars
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A little more progress to Mars - https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1597735092247736322
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"Booster 7 completed a long-duration static fire test of 11 Raptor 2 engines on the orbital launch pad at Starbase"
 
Old 11-30-2022, 05:51 PM   #6
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Spacex -
A little more progress to Mars
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A little more progress to Mars - https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1597735092247736322
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Is it possible for you to quote tweet text without duplicating every line? I find it kind of annoying to read.
 
Old 11-30-2022, 06:00 PM   #7
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Is it possible for you to quote tweet text without duplicating every line? I find it kind of annoying to read.
Will try.
 
  


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