Year 2, Day 256 (Explorer 1 Launch!)

screenshot456.pngExplorer 1 blasts off from Cape Kerman!

The launch isn’t the prettiest, but an 80k orbit is achieved.

“Good enough!”
-Jeb

At the last minute, someone notices that a burn to Eve will be much faster, so the mission plan is quickly altered… the burn to Eve fires, and Explorer heads out of the Kerbin System!  The probe will reach interplanetary space in just 4 days…

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s