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Redstone
post Sep 26 2005, 09:56 PM
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NASA Press Release
APL press release
Space.com Article

Coming up...
October: communications checks
November: hydrazine loading and Atlas V countdown rehearsal
December: integration with Atlas V
January: LAUNCH! biggrin.gif

No pictures on the KSC webcams yet. unsure.gif

But still pictures here. cool.gif


Is that the flight RTG attached to the spacecraft? blink.gif Or just a dummy?
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SigurRosFan
post Sep 28 2005, 10:41 PM
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Okay. I calculate 200.8 Watts for launch power.


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- Redstone   New Horizons Arrives At Ksc   Sep 26 2005, 09:56 PM
- - odave   I just showed this picture to my 8 year old, and t...   Sep 27 2005, 12:43 AM
- - hendric   She sure is pretty with all that gold foil. ...   Sep 27 2005, 02:07 AM
- - spfrss   [quote] Is that the flight RTG attached to the spa...   Sep 27 2005, 09:30 AM
- - BruceMoomaw   As I understand it, the only possible show-stopper...   Sep 27 2005, 09:31 AM
|- - paxdan   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 27 2005, 10:31 AM)I...   Sep 27 2005, 10:26 AM
|- - Bob Shaw   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 27 2005, 10:31 AM)As...   Sep 27 2005, 08:46 PM
|- - spfrss   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 27 2005, 10:31 AM)As...   Sep 28 2005, 08:36 AM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (spfrss @ Sep 28 2005, 08:36 AM)The pro...   Sep 28 2005, 09:46 AM
- - remcook   "I'm sure he'll agree, once they...   Sep 27 2005, 02:06 PM
|- - odave   I thought it was "nucular"   Sep 27 2005, 05:56 PM
|- - um3k   QUOTE (odave @ Sep 27 2005, 01:56 PM)I though...   Sep 27 2005, 06:00 PM
- - BruceMoomaw   Actually, the blood-chilling thing about "nuc...   Sep 27 2005, 09:20 PM
|- - Bob Shaw   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 27 2005, 10:20 PM)Ac...   Sep 27 2005, 10:10 PM
|- - Jeff7   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 27 2005, 04:20 PM)Ac...   Sep 27 2005, 10:38 PM
|- - Mark6   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 27 2005, 09:20 PM)Ac...   Sep 30 2005, 02:32 AM
||- - spfrss   If you go to http://www.pluto.jhuapl.edu/overview...   Sep 30 2005, 07:06 AM
||- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (Mark6 @ Sep 29 2005, 09:32 PM)Carter p...   Sep 30 2005, 02:33 PM
||- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (ljk4-1 @ Sep 30 2005, 02:33 PM)Wh...   Sep 30 2005, 07:07 PM
|- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 27 2005, 04:20 PM)Ac...   Oct 31 2005, 05:31 PM
- - SigurRosFan   How many RTG pellets are now on board??   Sep 27 2005, 10:43 PM
- - hendric   "Mr. President, we're sending the plutoni...   Sep 28 2005, 12:30 AM
- - edstrick   BruceMoomaw: "..Actually, the blood-chilling ...   Sep 28 2005, 06:59 AM
- - BruceMoomaw   Well, I certainly never had trouble with it -- unl...   Sep 28 2005, 07:31 AM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 28 2005, 07:31 AM)Fa...   Sep 28 2005, 09:24 AM
- - BruceMoomaw   I forgot to mention that Eisenhower also fouled it...   Sep 28 2005, 07:33 AM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 28 2005, 07:33 AM)Fa...   Sep 28 2005, 09:22 AM
- - djellison   Please go and read the safety reports for the laun...   Sep 28 2005, 09:59 AM
|- - Sunspot   QUOTE (djellison @ Sep 28 2005, 10:59 AM)Plea...   Sep 28 2005, 10:33 AM
- - djellison   If the public were made as aware of the military p...   Sep 28 2005, 10:41 AM
- - RNeuhaus   I will put anything nuclear information from NH sp...   Sep 28 2005, 03:33 PM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (RNeuhaus @ Sep 28 2005, 03:33 PM)The p...   Sep 28 2005, 05:38 PM
- - SigurRosFan   But how many RTGs are actually on board? Earlier ...   Sep 28 2005, 04:06 PM
|- - helvick   QUOTE (SigurRosFan @ Sep 28 2005, 05:06 PM)Bu...   Sep 28 2005, 05:50 PM
|- - SigurRosFan   QUOTE (helvick @ Sep 28 2005, 07:50 PM)... de...   Sep 28 2005, 07:29 PM
|- - helvick   QUOTE (SigurRosFan @ Sep 28 2005, 08:29 PM)0....   Sep 28 2005, 08:24 PM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (helvick @ Sep 28 2005, 08:24 PM)The lo...   Sep 29 2005, 10:16 AM
|- - helvick   QUOTE (Richard Trigaux @ Sep 29 2005, 11:16 A...   Sep 29 2005, 05:15 PM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (helvick @ Sep 29 2005, 05:15 PM)You...   Sep 29 2005, 05:47 PM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (helvick @ Sep 29 2005, 05:15 PM)Its a ...   Sep 30 2005, 07:15 AM
- - SigurRosFan   Thanks a lot, Helvick!   Sep 28 2005, 06:22 PM
- - mike   Chernobyl exploded rather spectacularly and yet pe...   Sep 28 2005, 07:18 PM
|- - tty   QUOTE (mike @ Sep 28 2005, 09:18 PM)Chernobyl...   Sep 29 2005, 11:39 AM
- - deglr6328   QUOTE (Sunspot @ Sep 28 2005, 10:33 AM)I reme...   Sep 28 2005, 09:21 PM
- - SigurRosFan   Okay. I calculate 200.8 Watts for launch power.   Sep 28 2005, 10:41 PM
- - BruceMoomaw   Yep, there is no doubt that environmentalism attra...   Sep 29 2005, 03:46 AM
|- - Richard Trigaux   Good info. Good test. Not the worse case, but th...   Sep 29 2005, 10:03 AM
|- - djellison   QUOTE (Richard Trigaux @ Sep 29 2005, 10:03 A...   Sep 29 2005, 10:08 AM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (djellison @ Sep 29 2005, 10:08 AM)But ...   Sep 29 2005, 04:11 PM
|- - Sunspot   QUOTE (Richard Trigaux @ Sep 29 2005, 05:11 P...   Sep 29 2005, 04:25 PM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (Sunspot @ Sep 29 2005, 04:25 PM)As muc...   Sep 29 2005, 05:37 PM
- - djellison   A little bird tells me, NH is... 72 pellets, 190+...   Sep 29 2005, 02:04 PM
- - SigurRosFan   What is the birds name?   Sep 29 2005, 02:20 PM
- - djellison   It was from Alan via email to me - I think he just...   Sep 29 2005, 03:38 PM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (djellison @ Sep 29 2005, 03:38 PM)http...   Sep 29 2005, 04:15 PM
- - BruceMoomaw   "... I distinctly remember seeing and hearing...   Sep 30 2005, 12:18 AM
|- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Sep 29 2005, 07:18 PM)...   Sep 30 2005, 02:18 AM
- - mchan   In the latest PI update, Alan Stern describes NH...   Oct 4 2005, 03:35 AM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (mchan @ Oct 4 2005, 03:35 AM)In the la...   Oct 4 2005, 08:58 AM
|- - Rob Pinnegar   QUOTE (Richard Trigaux @ Oct 4 2005, 02:58 AM...   Oct 4 2005, 05:12 PM
|- - mchan   QUOTE (Rob Pinnegar @ Oct 4 2005, 10:12 AM)Sw...   Oct 5 2005, 04:01 AM
|- - Richard Trigaux   QUOTE (Rob Pinnegar @ Oct 4 2005, 05:12 PM)It...   Oct 5 2005, 01:22 PM
|- - punkboi   QUOTE (Rob Pinnegar @ Oct 4 2005, 10:12 AM)It...   Oct 26 2005, 06:05 AM
|- - imran   Pluto rocket in Florida damaged by Hurricane Wilma...   Oct 29 2005, 12:42 AM
|- - BPCooper   QUOTE (imran @ Oct 28 2005, 08:42 PM)Pluto ro...   Oct 29 2005, 04:50 PM
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- - hal_9000   Exploring NASA Links, I found a link for New Horiz...   Oct 12 2005, 07:47 PM
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- - RNeuhaus   New update about NH. Good detail about 7 science i...   Oct 19 2005, 10:36 PM
|- - Richard Trigaux   What will New Horizons do near Pluto? Just a fly-...   Oct 20 2005, 05:28 AM
|- - mchan   QUOTE (Richard Trigaux @ Oct 19 2005, 10:28 P...   Oct 20 2005, 05:56 AM
|- - RNeuhaus   QUOTE (Richard Trigaux @ Oct 20 2005, 12:28 A...   Oct 20 2005, 01:25 PM
- - Richard Trigaux   OK, a fast fly-by, and perhaps an attempt to rende...   Oct 20 2005, 01:24 PM
- - BruceMoomaw   Alan Stern says its RTG fuel -- although less than...   Oct 20 2005, 09:03 PM
|- - Comga   QUOTE (BruceMoomaw @ Oct 20 2005, 03:03 PM)Al...   Oct 25 2005, 04:53 AM
- - Redstone   As we get closer to launch, I thought post this ch...   Oct 29 2005, 05:16 PM
|- - BPCooper   Thank's for posting that. I assume that the da...   Oct 29 2005, 05:59 PM
|- - Alan Stern   The plot shown is an old version of the launch win...   Oct 29 2005, 07:26 PM
- - BruceMoomaw   You got any word on how serious the possible storm...   Oct 30 2005, 06:53 AM
|- - Alan Stern   Bruce- It's only superficial. The threat to la...   Oct 30 2005, 10:34 AM
|- - BPCooper   The Boeing strike should have no effect on NH proc...   Oct 30 2005, 04:55 PM
|- - Alan Stern   QUOTE (BPCooper @ Oct 30 2005, 04:55 PM)The B...   Oct 30 2005, 05:10 PM
||- - BPCooper   QUOTE (Alan Stern @ Oct 30 2005, 01:10 PM)To ...   Oct 30 2005, 05:33 PM
|- - BPCooper   QUOTE (BPCooper @ Oct 30 2005, 12:55 PM)The B...   Nov 2 2005, 10:49 PM
|- - BPCooper   I had the privelege to go inside the clean room at...   Nov 5 2005, 02:24 AM
|- - mchan   QUOTE (BPCooper @ Nov 4 2005, 07:24 PM)I had ...   Nov 6 2005, 04:30 AM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (mchan @ Nov 5 2005, 08:30 PM)For seein...   Nov 6 2005, 04:39 AM
|- - BPCooper   QUOTE (mcaplinger @ Nov 6 2005, 12:39 AM)I do...   Nov 6 2005, 04:13 PM
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|- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (mike @ Nov 4 2005, 09:39 PM)It's a...   Nov 5 2005, 04:27 AM
|- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (ljk4-1 @ Nov 4 2005, 11:27 PM)Wil...   Nov 7 2005, 03:06 PM
|- - djellison   QUOTE (ljk4-1 @ Nov 7 2005, 03:06 PM)Any...   Nov 7 2005, 03:09 PM
||- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (djellison @ Nov 7 2005, 10:09 AM)We di...   Nov 7 2005, 03:14 PM
|- - ugordan   QUOTE (ljk4-1 @ Nov 7 2005, 05:06 PM)The...   Nov 7 2005, 03:26 PM
||- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (ugordan @ Nov 7 2005, 10:26 AM)And wha...   Nov 7 2005, 03:30 PM
|- - mike   Who's to say what some alien species will thin...   Nov 7 2005, 06:19 PM
|- - ljk4-1   QUOTE (mike @ Nov 7 2005, 01:19 PM)Who's ...   Nov 7 2005, 07:12 PM
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|- - mchan   QUOTE (dvandorn @ Nov 5 2005, 02:21 AM)I...   Nov 6 2005, 04:39 AM
- - mike   Ah. It's easy to complain and never actually ...   Nov 7 2005, 08:08 PM
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