Monthly Archives: August 2008

And Thanks for all the Fish!

Yesterday I finished my assignment at Boeing on the P-8A program. It was a tremendous gig. The people were great, the program is exciting, and I had a great piece of code to work on. I spent most of the … Continue reading

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Eagle Project starting

Our son’s housemate had an idea that seemed to have considerable merit, involving an application and a website that allows the users to coordinate activities and communicate with each other. For the back end, it seems that Google AppEngine is … Continue reading

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SpaceX Statement from Elon Musk

Here. It was obviously a big disappointment not to reach orbit on this flight [Falcon 1, Flight 3]. On the plus side, the flight of our first stage, with the new Merlin 1C engine that will be used in Falcon … Continue reading

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SpaceX Launching Falcon 1 this afternoon

SpaceX is in the countdown to launch Falcon 1 launch 3 this afternoon. Currently scheduled for about 4:30 pm PDT, 23:30 UTC, they are on a hold at T-1:30 which looks like they’ll be delayed beyond that. See the webcast … Continue reading

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