Denmarks first space rocket

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  1. Smash

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  2. Smash

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    It has been postponed to Sunday due to the weather.
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  3. Smash

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    I remember I did a pretty in depth report on rockets for a college class. I have always been fascinated with how they have been used throughout history and of course all the different types of guidance systems. Basically not rockets anymore lol.
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  5. Gunny

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    When does it get to Mars?
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  6. Smash

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    Live stream is up and running. Launch planned at 4am Nashville time, might be 4.30 though.
    Live stream has been a bit delayed, as the transmitter decided to track the North Pole instead of the receiver.

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  8. Smash

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    Success! - Apogee app. 8200 meters and clear visual correction by the guidance system. Will post video when available.
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  9. Smash

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    Parachutes didn't deploy properly, it hit the water at app 46 m/s and is probably at the bottom of the sea. SAR is called off.
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  10. Smash

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    So far the only video, more will follow.
    Ignore the counter, the video feed is slower than the audio (VHF) on it's way to Copenhagen, where it was mixed to a single stream. Launch is at about T-23seconds.

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