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#4399459 - 01/11/18 10:45 PM Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6  
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#4399460 - 01/11/18 10:46 PM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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Launch holding at T-minus 4 minutes. Was supposed to launch @ 2pm Pacific.

#4399470 - 01/11/18 11:19 PM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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do you work for the NRO and what was the rocket carrying ?

I'm currently watching it now and waiting for lift off but i can only wait so long to see a rocket take off so it better hurry up


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#4399473 - 01/11/18 11:30 PM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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No. I live close by and can see most VAFB launches from my backyard.

Don't know what it is carrying.

#4399483 - 01/12/18 12:12 AM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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let's see if they can launch before night fall


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#4399485 - 01/12/18 12:16 AM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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Launches are always better to view at night.

We look to the west and the setting sun makes it hard to see.

In December, the last time they launched at sunset was awesome. The best launch I had ever seen.

#4399488 - 01/12/18 12:27 AM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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that's pretty cool Azshal to have your own live and extremely large "fireworks" show - thanks for sharing i would not have known it was even happening


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#4399490 - 01/12/18 12:58 AM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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Scrubbed until tomorrow, 1pm. Come back then.

#4399659 - 01/12/18 10:13 PM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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Rocket just launched, made the house shake as usual.

#4399661 - 01/12/18 10:18 PM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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#4399705 - 01/13/18 05:49 AM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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Been to SLC 6 so many times I lost count....even took a 2LT up there and gave her a personal tour....


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#4399706 - 01/13/18 06:00 AM Re: Rocket Launch - VAFB - SLC6 [Re: Azshal]  
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Thanks again for posting was a nice launch thumbsup


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