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Worlds Toughest Fixes Satellite Launch
Posted 14 August 2009 - 01:50 PM
Unfortunetly it's from the French Guiana ESA base, so you can expect a lot of croissants being eaten and a relaxed attitude as millions of Alarms go off:lol:
Seriously though the rocket being held up with just two straps did seem Crazy.
Set your DVR's, its on again Sunday 16 Aug at 2am on National Geographic channel
Posted 14 August 2009 - 08:34 PM
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Posted 14 August 2009 - 08:41 PM
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