Category Archives: Space

Tomorrow’s Abort Test

Here’s the story from Emilee Speck.

There’s no instantaneous launch window, and while launch weather looks good, recovery weather looks maybe iffy for the beginning of the window. I think the odds of it actually launching at the beginning of the window are sufficiently low that I’m not going to drag myself out of bed at 0430 on a Saturday morning to view it.

[Saturday-morning update]

I made the right choice; scrubbed for weather.

[Sunday noon update]

Looks like it went off without a hitch. Bob Zimmerman has some thoughts.