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Old May 15 2012, 08:52 PM   #36
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Re: SpaceX is a go for April 30th: 1st commercial launch to space stat

Press Kit: NASA/SpaceX Launch and Mission To Station, COTS 2 [WARNING: 33 page PDF]

Webcast confirmed:
The launch will be webcast live, with commentary from SpaceX corporate headquarters in
Hawthorne, CA, at
The webcast will begin approximately 40 minutes before launch.
The PDF contains what has already been announced, with more details, if anyone is interested in reading. I'm particularly hopeful for that part:
On this mission, Dragon will be recovered by ship. Long term, once SpaceX has
proven the ability to control reentry accurately, we intend to add deployable landing gear to touch down on land.
And it features a cargo manifest that measures laptops in kilograms!
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