SpaceX CRS-7 launch and landing attemptSpaceX CRS-7 suffered an anomaly shortly after Max-Q and broke up in-flight. The break up begins at approximately 23:40. The vehicle was at 32 kilometers altitude, 13 kilometers downrange, traveling at a speed of 1 kilometer per second when the break up occurred, approximately 2 minutes into flight. According to a tweet by Elon Musk the second stage oxygen tank suffered an over pressurization event.More Like This
CRS-7 break up high definition video slowed to a tenth of the normal speed.
Launch is scheduled for Sunday, June 28, 10:21 local time with an alternate launch of Monday at 09:58 local time. The weather outlook for Sunday’s attempt is highly favorable, with a forecast of 90 percent for acceptable conditions.
The Falcon 9 v1.1 will once again sport landing legs as the latest attempt to land and recover the first stage will be conducted.
SpaceX’s new drone ship "Of Course I Still Love You" is presently on station in the Atlantic.
After Dragon and Falcon 9’s second stage are o
Space-Vistas June FeatureJuly/August ChallengeMore Like This
Challenges can be a great way to spur the creativity. So, why not start the group off with a bang? So, here it is!
Challenge Theme: Majesty of the Rings
Rings of various types can be found throughout the universe. Let your imagination and artistic inspiration wild on the form they take!
Create a NEW piece of art, uploaded to DeviantArt during the challenge period.
Only *2* submission per member.
Must be a member of this group.
Must focus on the theme of the challenge.
No explicit graphics.
How to Submit: When your entry is ready, navigate to the new "July/August Challenge" gallery folder, and click the [+ Submit to This Folder] button located in the top right. After the end of the challenge the artwork will be moved to the correct gallery folder (after being featured in a journal entry, of course!).
Challenge Accolades: All pieces of art will spend time in