Episode 101: Back to Basic (Flight Profiles)

  • This week in SF history
    • 22 March 1996: launch of STS-76. First use of SPACEHAB as a MIR support module
    • Watch Tim Dodd recreate this mission in Kerbal Space Program live on Wednesday night on twitch.tv/everydayastronaut
  • Spaceflight news
  • Questions, comments, corrections
    • Ben Hallert via email: SpaceX's 7,000+ constellation plans that is now known to be slotted for VLEO, an altitude below ISS that promises to be self cleaning to the point where the satellites will deorbit on their own within a week of turning off their ion drives.