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by luke strawwalker
Fri, 03 May 19, 03:36 am
Forum: SpaceX News
Topic: Could they get any more vague? SpaceX Crew Dragon Capsule Suffers Anomaly During Engine Test
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: Could they get any more vague? SpaceX Crew Dragon Capsule Suffers Anomaly During Engine Test

Suborbital... Meh...

BTDT, Al Shepard and Gus Grissom, 1961....

Want to see our guys and gals flying on a US vehicle instead of thumbing rides from the Russians...

Later! OL J R
by luke strawwalker
Fri, 03 May 19, 03:31 am
Forum: Heard around the Starport
Topic: RIP Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca)
Replies: 1
Views: 20

RIP Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca)

Just read Peter Mayhew, aka "Chewbacca", had passed away at age 74 in north Texas....


RRRRAAAAWWWWRRRRR!!!!

Rest in peace...

Later! OL J R
by luke strawwalker
Thu, 02 May 19, 04:49 am
Forum: Commander's Log
Topic: Forum Appearance???
Replies: 6
Views: 113

Re: Forum Appearance???

All your base are belong to us!!!!

🤣🤣🤣

Later! OL J R
by luke strawwalker
Thu, 02 May 19, 04:46 am
Forum: NASA News
Topic: NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Social Media, Public Events
Replies: 3
Views: 68

Re: NASA Celebrates Earth Day with Social Media, Public Events

I have the perfect picture for the #PictureEarth on Social Media. This Picture was taken shortly after Earth Day last year as I passed a local elementary school on my way home from work. It is evident to me that the artist of this great work felt so deeply about the meaning behind his work that he ...
by luke strawwalker
Thu, 02 May 19, 04:43 am
Forum: Commander's Log
Topic: Have a wonderful Easter!
Replies: 7
Views: 985

Re: Have a wonderful Easter!

Commander wrote:
Sun, 21 Apr 19, 18:10 pm
Worthy of a bump.

May you find strength in the Jesus and his story, no matter when the actual day is.

Bernie
Good point and well said!

OL J R
by luke strawwalker
Thu, 02 May 19, 04:42 am
Forum: SpaceX News
Topic: Could they get any more vague? SpaceX Crew Dragon Capsule Suffers Anomaly During Engine Test
Replies: 6
Views: 100

Re: Could they get any more vague? SpaceX Crew Dragon Capsule Suffers Anomaly During Engine Test

It looked to me from the video and smoke cloud that a high pressure propellant tank or pressure sphere let go, probably in one of the Super Dracos... Instant kablooey and release of a large cloud of red nitrogen tetroxide ...

Wonder what it'll mean for the schedule for crew dragon?

Later! OL J R
by luke strawwalker
Thu, 02 May 19, 04:37 am
Forum: High Power Rocketry
Topic: The REAL History Of HPR & LDRS . . .
Replies: 4
Views: 205

Re: The REAL History Of HPR & LDRS . . .

Where does Jerry Irvine fit into the history of high power rocketry? Yeah that's what I'd like to know, and why he was persona non grata for so long... I know there was a lot of infighting for control over the cert process for HPR and a lot of behind the scenes shenanigans that went on... That's th...
by luke strawwalker
Sat, 30 Mar 19, 04:24 am
Forum: The Second Amendment
Topic: Banning Bumpstocks, doing good or feeling good?
Replies: 2
Views: 98

Re: Banning Bumpstocks, doing good or feeling good?

It's treating the symptoms rather than the disease. The PROBLEM is these mass shootings and what triggers them.... How they're accomplished is at best a distance second concern, because we've seen on other countries where guns are severely restricted or outlawed that mass attacks still occur, only u...
by luke strawwalker
Sat, 16 Mar 19, 04:42 am
Forum: Rocket Pets
Topic: In memoriam: Sargent at arms Nikolai ?-2019
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: In memoriam: Sargent at arms Nikolai ?-2019



Sorry for your loss...

Later! OL J R
by luke strawwalker
Fri, 08 Mar 19, 06:07 am
Forum: Heard around the Starport
Topic: Is "Rocketry Center" gone hooves up??
Replies: 2
Views: 176

Re: Is "Rocketry Center" gone hooves up??

I checked it again the other day seemed normal, guess it was a server or registry of the domain issue...

Later! OL J R