New posts

***NSFW*** Freedom-loving GIF, PIC, and VID Thread

April 11, 2019, 9:26 a.m.
Posts: 9862
Joined: June 29, 2006

The booster landings are the best.  The last one made me feel like I made it to see the future.

April 12, 2019, 3:14 p.m.
Posts: 1455
Joined: Aug. 6, 2009

5.1 million pounds of thrust in action:


 Last edited by: PaulB on April 12, 2019, 3:14 p.m., edited 1 time in total.
April 15, 2019, 1:51 p.m.
Posts: 26
Joined: May 11, 2017

Wonder what the load 

Posted by: PaulB

From last February:

If all goes as planned, SpaceX will launch the second Falcon Heavy on Wednesday and go for the triple booster landing. No Roadster payload this time, just a boring communications satellite.

Wonder what the load rating is on those red tie downs....

April 25, 2019, 2:26 p.m.
Posts: 724
Joined: March 18, 2017

https://twitter.com/i/events/1121468233620410368

🤣

April 30, 2019, 7:36 p.m.
Posts: 943
Joined: Nov. 23, 2002

I'll admit I got a bit squeamish watching this. Cool story tho and great job by Andrew to hold it together for his buddy.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MSou4WbfXbk

Forum jump: