Episode 117: Brought to You By Questions, Comments and Correction Burns

  • This week in SF history
  • Spaceflight news
  • Questions, comments, corrections
    • Ben Hallert via email
      • APAS != CBM
      • Bubbles can cause rapid ad-hoc self disassembly with fragmentation.
    • Versvisa (first but not only): We got AMC-9 propulsion backwards. If it’s moving west, it’s in a higher orbit. (reddit.com/r/orbitalpodcast)
    • Ben Honey via DM: Become a flight controller! (sgt-inc.com)
    • Neil Forrester via email: parameterized design
Moon Express' “Lunar Scout” MX-1

Moon Express' “Lunar Scout” MX-1

An early sketch of LFV

An early sketch of LFV