Profile

Cover photo
Ali Tarraf
26 followers|36,229 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

Ali Tarraf

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...

Ali Tarraf

Shared publicly  - 
 
 
SpaceX Grasshopper Successfully Completes 100m Lateral Divert Test!
SpaceX Grasshopper Divert | Single Cam HD 720p Video
On August 13th, 2013 the Falcon 9 test rig (code name Grasshopper) completed a divert test, flying to a 250m altitude with a 100m lateral maneuver before returning to the center of the pad. The test demonstrated the vehicle's ability to perform more aggressive steering maneuvers than have been attempted in previous flights.

Grasshopper is taller than a ten story building, which makes the control problem particularly challenging. Diverts like this are an important part of the trajectory in order to land the rocket precisely back at the launch site after reentering from space at hypersonic velocity.

Credit: SpaceX
+NASA +Johnson Space Center +NASA's Kennedy Space Center +SpaceX 
#SpaceX #Grasshopper #Falcon   #Test   #Lateral #Rocket  
1
Add a comment...

Ali Tarraf

Shared publicly  - 
 
hahaaha
 
English....definitely a confusing and difficult language!!!
1
Add a comment...

Ali Tarraf

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 
 
Wow...this song just is uplifting!!! cant stop listening to it!

Ali Tarraf

commented on a video on YouTube.
Shared publicly  - 

Ali Tarraf

Shared publicly  - 
1
Add a comment...
Basic Information
Gender
Male
Links
YouTube