Space X Blows One Up - on purpose

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by dkmw, Jan 19, 2020.

  1. dkmw

    dkmw Friend of Leo's

    Mar 30, 2016
    Florida USA
    Just a few hours ago they tested their abort system that brings the passenger capsule down safely in the event of a launch disaster in the boosters. I watched the launch from out in front of my house, but couldn’t see the fireworks because it went into a cloud:(

    This article explains it well:

    There’s vids all over, from full length to highlight clips. Here’s a start:

    This test opens the door for human astronauts out of Florida for the first time in years. I think they’re planning for March.

  2. stormsedge

    stormsedge Tele-Holic Gold Supporter

    Jun 5, 2012
    Tennessee, USA
    We like to watch the launches any time we are down that way. Exciting stuff!
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