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    General Question Mapping hover engine to joystick throttle

    Is there a way to map my joystick throttle to the hover engine, rather than the main engine? If not in Orbiter, then perhaps in Joy2Key. Any ideas? Thanks.
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    News 'Autophage' Rocket Have to admit that I didn't see that coming. I wonder how that compares to reuse cost wise.
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    Updates Orbital ATK OmegA Rocket Updates

    So, Orbital ATK has recently revealed some information on their new OmegA rocket proposal. OmegA: Orbital ATK’s New Large-Class Rocket - YouTube Some notes: -They are claiming that it is an EELV. In 2018.:huh...
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    Catastrophic Engine failure on Southwest Airlines 737

    Some interesting photos:
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    Advanced Question Multistage 2015 Help and Support Thread

    I think fred18's Multistage 2015 Development Thread is being lightly hijacked by people having issues with their own projects that do not relate to the development of Multistage 2015 itself. Let's let fred18 have a clean thread for development. Please post all of your non-bug related...
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    Launch News [Failure] Long March-5 Y2
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    News RIP John Glenn It's been a rough year.
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    Launch News ISRO GSLV with INSAT-3DR September 8, 2016

    There was actually another launch scheduled for today besides OSIRIS Rex. Looks like the ISRO was already successful. Some buzz regarding the indigenous cryogenic engine.
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    Discussion Orbiter 2016: General Stuck Thrusters Bug on Disengaging any 'Autopilot'?

    I reported this regarding Launch MFD a few days ago: Seems there was a similar issue with Hover MFD: Now, I've had a stuck linear thruster occur after the autoburn...
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    Launch News Delta IV launch with AFSPC-5 (GSSAP) Aug. 19, 2016

    This is happening tonight and live coverage is starting soon: ---------- Post added at 12:59 AM ---------- Previous post was at 12:03 AM ---------- Liftoff and fairing separation.
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    General Question Perseid Meteor Shower Orbiter Simulation

    I had a wonderful view of the Perseid meteor shower last Thursday. I went to a really dark state park, had really clear skies, and saw about 60 over the course of about 90 minutes. :thumbup: Naturally, I'm now working an Orbiter simulation of the Perseid meteor shower. I plan to release it...
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    Discovery of new potential dwarf planet 2015 RR245 The solar system only keeps getting larger. :tiphat:
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    [News] Makemake Moon Discovered
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    News Full Titan IVB now on display at AF Museum in Dayton, Ohio

    The National Museum of the United States Air Force in Dayton, Ohio has opened a new fourth hanger today. Of possible interest to orbinauts is the new Space Gallery, which features a full restored Titan IVB launch vehicle...
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    News Debris event anomaly with Japan’s Hitomi space observatory
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    News Airlander 10
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    News Edgar Mitchell, Apollo 14 Astronaut, dies at 85
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    Discussion Challenger Disaster 30th Anniversary

    Tomorrow (Jan. 28) is the 30th anniversary of the Challenger disaster.
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    News NRO Declassifies Manned Orbiting Laboratory Records

    The National Reconnaissance Office has declassified a number of records relating to the Manned Orbiting Laboratory (MOL) a.k.a KH-10 DORIAN. The records can be found here. The compendium is really nice. There are also some cool pictures of...
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    Launch News Proton-M/Briz-M launch with Turksat 4B, October 16/17, 2015

    Proton-M/Breeze-M launch with Turksat-4B, October 16, 2015 Hadn't seen a thread, so just a quick ICYMI until the proper O-F press can make their report. Seems like a standard GEO comsat for Turkey. Interesting...