Re: Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter launch on Aug 10

From: Robert Holdsworth (robbonz1@xtra.co.nz)
Date: Tue Aug 09 2005 - 17:24:51 EDT

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    Now postponed to August 11 EDT.7:50 a.m to 9:35 a.m EDT.  (1150 to 1335 UTC 
    if I have the time conversions correct- I share Rod's frustration with 
    NASA's use of EDT,  furthermore the shuttle commentary used US Central 
    time!)
    
    The launch will be broadcast on NASA-TV.
    
    
    Robert
    Wainuiomata
    New Zealand
    41.261S
    147.948E
    
    
    
    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: "Kevin Fetter" <kfetter@yahoo.com>
    To: <seesat-l@satobs.org>
    Sent: Saturday, August 06, 2005 5:07 AM
    Subject: Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter launch on Aug 10
    
    
    > On Aug 10, an atlas 5 rocket will be used to send the Mars Reconnaissance 
    > Orbiter, on it's way to
    > mars.
    >
    > Launch window opens at 11:54 UTC ( Aug 10 )
    >
    > 58 mimutes after launch, the rocket will release the spacecraft, and dump 
    > it's fuel.
    >
    > Ephemeris data for the spacecraft, starting around the time of release 
    > from upper stage is at
    >
    > http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov
    >
    .satobs.org/seesat/seesatindex.html
    >
    > 
    
    
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