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1 posted on 10/06/2012 6:11:47 PM PDT by BenLurkin
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I wonder how much the resupply missions figure into man-rating the Dragon.

/johnny

2 posted on 10/06/2012 6:17:07 PM PDT by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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We need a Henry Ford of space travel/rockets.


3 posted on 10/06/2012 6:33:15 PM PDT by jeffc (The U.S. media are our enemy)
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“$1.6 billion contract with NASA that calls for a dozen resupply flights ... 1,000 pounds”

$134,000 a pound?
I thought it was less than that to LEO.


4 posted on 10/06/2012 6:34:09 PM PDT by mrsmith (Dumb sluts: Lifeblood of the Media, Backbone of the Democrat Party!)
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To: BenLurkin

You gotta have your pizza!

5 posted on 10/06/2012 6:41:38 PM PDT by RobertClark (Be prepared, be polite, be professional and have a plan to kill everyone you meet.)
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10 posted on 10/06/2012 6:48:28 PM PDT by NonValueAdded (HH: "Obama just doesnÂ’t really understand what he was talking about on subject after subject")
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To: BenLurkin

I think once space becomes a business (asteroid mining) that the technology will really take off like a rocket.


15 posted on 10/06/2012 7:24:56 PM PDT by albionin
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Coverage will be at the following links.

http://www.spaceflightnow.com/falcon9/004/status.html

http://www.spacex.com/

http://www.ustream.tv/SpaceX

http://new.livestream.com/accounts/142499/events/626741

http://www.nasa.gov/multimedia/nasatv/index.html


17 posted on 10/06/2012 10:04:07 PM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine!)
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Commercial resupply of space station blasts off Sunday
http://www.spaceflightnow.com/falcon9/004/121005preview/


18 posted on 10/06/2012 10:05:40 PM PDT by Jack Hydrazine (It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine!)
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