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Elon Musk 30 Mar 18
Attempting recovery of fairing falling down from space (right now) with our boat, Mr Steven. It’s a giant steel & webbing catcher’s mitt superstructure on a high-speed ocean ship. Godspeed, Mr. S …
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Elon Musk 30 Mar 18
Replying to @elonmusk
Mr Steven is 5 mins away from being under the falling fairing (don’t have live video)
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Elon Musk
GPS guided parafoil twisted, so fairing impacted water at high speed. Air wake from fairing messing w parafoil steering. Doing helo drop tests in next few weeks to solve.
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Van Applegate 30 Mar 18
Replying to @elonmusk
Dearest , could your team develop one of those slick animations of how you plan to catch said fairing? I’ve seen photos of the ship, I just can’t wrap my feeble mind around this. Thanks in advance, should you see this and consider.
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Elon Musk 30 Mar 18
Replying to @vbagate
Hopefully, actual video coming soon. Aiming to improve the link quality so it can be real-time.
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