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MSL "Heat shield woes"
Stu
post Feb 17 2008, 04:20 PM
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"MSL Heat Shield Woes" - Aviation Week

Anyone else see this?


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post Feb 20 2008, 11:35 PM
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- Stu   MSL "Heat shield woes"   Feb 17 2008, 04:20 PM
- - centsworth_II   From the article: "The relative orbital posit...   Feb 17 2008, 04:31 PM
- - djellison   Do that, and you don't reach Mars at all. Th...   Feb 17 2008, 05:39 PM
|- - rlorenz   QUOTE (djellison @ Feb 17 2008, 12:39 PM)...   Feb 18 2008, 01:43 PM
- - centsworth_II   I bet Dawn wouldn't have any trouble.   Feb 17 2008, 06:13 PM
- - nprev   Not to be cynical, but 'pray for launch delay...   Feb 18 2008, 06:59 AM
- - mchan   The delay for MSL would be 2 years and very costly...   Feb 18 2008, 08:01 AM
|- - AndyG   Is the article correct? QUOTE NASA had planned to...   Feb 18 2008, 11:24 AM
- - djellison   Yeah...I meant every word of that...all of it. Ea...   Feb 18 2008, 02:22 PM
- - ElkGroveDan   Ouch $115...but you can get a used one on Ama...   Feb 18 2008, 04:36 PM
|- - rlorenz   QUOTE (ElkGroveDan @ Feb 18 2008, 11:36 A...   Feb 20 2008, 09:45 PM
- - Greg Hullender   Part of what I love about orbital mechanics proble...   Feb 18 2008, 05:00 PM
- - edstrick   Mariners 6 and 7 <1969> had unusually short ...   Feb 19 2008, 08:38 AM
- - Sunspot   Is MSL really going to be ready to launch on time?   Feb 19 2008, 09:58 PM
- - djellison   To be honest, compared to the trouble MER had, MSL...   Feb 19 2008, 10:03 PM
- - elakdawalla   Alan just said at MEPAG that, just three months af...   Feb 20 2008, 05:07 PM
- - djellison   Oh dear. That's really very very bad news ind...   Feb 20 2008, 05:40 PM
- - centsworth_II   Wouldn't it be ironic if MSL doesn't fly a...   Feb 20 2008, 06:10 PM
|- - ugordan   Ironic, indeed. I don't think Alan will like t...   Feb 20 2008, 06:13 PM
- - djellison   I really really really want to see MSL fly, but it...   Feb 20 2008, 06:24 PM
- - elakdawalla   Alan went on to say "The ramifications are go...   Feb 20 2008, 06:25 PM
|- - Sunspot   QUOTE (elakdawalla @ Feb 20 2008, 06:25 P...   Feb 20 2008, 07:15 PM
- - vjkane   Emily - Are you at the MPEG meeting?   Feb 20 2008, 07:17 PM
- - elakdawalla   No. They're trying out allowing people to par...   Feb 20 2008, 07:35 PM
- - Mariner9   I hate to be an armchair quarterback, so I'm n...   Feb 20 2008, 07:36 PM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (Mariner9 @ Feb 20 2008, 11:36 AM) ...   Feb 21 2008, 12:54 AM
- - elakdawalla   One of the things that makes me a bit worried is t...   Feb 20 2008, 07:53 PM
|- - ugordan   QUOTE (elakdawalla @ Feb 20 2008, 08:53 P...   Feb 20 2008, 07:56 PM
|- - Jim from NSF.com   QUOTE (elakdawalla @ Feb 20 2008, 02:53 P...   Feb 20 2008, 10:54 PM
- - elakdawalla   I have no data with which to back this up, but my ...   Feb 20 2008, 07:59 PM
- - djellison   One thing that I think Jim Bell was pushing for wi...   Feb 20 2008, 10:44 PM
- - djellison   Chang'e 1, Chandrayaan - 1, Kaguya, LRO. That...   Feb 20 2008, 11:17 PM
- - Jim from NSF.com   point taken   Feb 20 2008, 11:35 PM
- - Mariner9   The 800 million figure was rather informal. I was...   Feb 21 2008, 02:23 AM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (Mariner9 @ Feb 20 2008, 06:23 PM) ...   Feb 21 2008, 06:04 AM
|- - Mariner9   QUOTE (mcaplinger @ Feb 20 2008, 10:04 PM...   Feb 21 2008, 06:54 AM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (Mariner9 @ Feb 20 2008, 10:54 PM) ...   Feb 21 2008, 07:16 AM
- - mchan   QUOTE (elakdawalla @ Feb 20 2008, 11:53 A...   Feb 21 2008, 06:30 AM
- - Mariner9   NASA budgets are a matter of public record. That...   Feb 21 2008, 07:57 AM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (Mariner9 @ Feb 20 2008, 11:57 PM) ...   Feb 21 2008, 06:42 PM
- - stevesliva   Wasn't there surprise that the Mars budget was...   Feb 21 2008, 03:26 PM
- - Mariner9   More power to you for unraveling those budget docu...   Feb 21 2008, 07:42 PM
- - elakdawalla   Boys, boys, can we please take it down a notch? Y...   Feb 21 2008, 08:02 PM
- - Mariner9   Sorry, I almost posted a retraction (or a partial...   Feb 21 2008, 08:29 PM
- - vjkane   Emily, did Stern have anything to say on why the M...   Feb 21 2008, 08:37 PM
- - hendric   I can see it, but I'm not sure I can make anyt...   Feb 21 2008, 09:20 PM
- - Steve G   NASA is always reinventing the wheel. Every space...   Feb 24 2008, 09:48 PM
|- - djellison   QUOTE (Steve G @ Feb 24 2008, 09:48 PM) E...   Feb 24 2008, 10:55 PM
|- - brellis   NASA doesn't want to waste a lot of $...   Feb 25 2008, 01:27 AM
|- - vjkane   QUOTE (brellis @ Feb 25 2008, 01:27 AM) T...   Feb 25 2008, 04:02 AM
|- - brellis   Right, I forgot about Mariner Mark II. If only NA...   Feb 25 2008, 04:33 AM
- - edstrick   "...Cassini was originally supposed to be the...   Feb 25 2008, 06:07 AM
|- - mcaplinger   QUOTE (edstrick @ Feb 24 2008, 10:07 PM) ...   Feb 25 2008, 07:20 PM
|- - tedstryk   There was also the problem of NASA's budget no...   Feb 25 2008, 08:31 PM
- - vjkane   The pre-MRO Mars orbiters, as I understand it, sha...   Feb 25 2008, 03:08 PM
- - nprev   This is the third or fourth time I've seen mas...   Feb 25 2008, 06:24 PM
- - Mariner9   One example of design inheritance working well wa...   Feb 25 2008, 10:56 PM
- - Tom Tamlyn   >Venus Express flew, the cost for that mission ...   Feb 26 2008, 03:15 AM
|- - vjkane   QUOTE (Tom Tamlyn @ Feb 26 2008, 03:15 AM...   Feb 26 2008, 03:36 AM
- - Steve G   Nasa still needs to eventually land another spacec...   Mar 1 2008, 05:39 AM


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