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  • The second launch attempt this year went wrong much sooner than the first, which went fine until the payload's fairing failed to separate 225 seconds after blastoff.

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  • If features hard panels and meant to play down the payload's value.

    The PJ Candy Store (equipment)

  • The biological test will last only 96 hours, but the GeneSat-1 team will evaluate the stability of the orbiting payload's systems for four months to a year.

    NASA Watch: Keith Cowing: December 2006 Archives

  • While the plasma beam itself would have an intensity that would give it some additional leverage, propelling the craft at tens of kilometers per second, the real difference is due to the payload's absence.

    Plasma Beam Eyed in Space Travel

  • Requiring a runway 12,000 feet long to take off or land, it will operate from a large airport or a spaceport, such as Kennedy Space Center, and will be able to fly up to 1,300 nautical miles to the payload's launch point, according to the advance materials provided by Allen's investment company, Vulcan.

    The Seattle Times

  • Senders have used everything from acid timers that eat through the payload's tether after a given period to electric and clockwork timers in order to hit a target area.

    Wired Top Stories

  • That means that the science payload's got to be a lot bigger, and it's got to be a lot more sophisticated.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • For troubleshooting the CGBA-6, FE-6 Creamer removed the primary Compact Flash memory card and replaced the payload's EXPRESS rack power cable with a new one.

    SpaceRef Top Stories

  • So, the main payload's job will be to record the ascent and release of Vulture 1, with any images thereafter a bonus.

    The Register

  • Of course, this system certainly won't work above a certain height, but once the payload's returned to Earth, we'll be able to track it down and recover it.

    The Register


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