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BlackSky Aerospace

Postby Lamp » Fri Nov 23, 2018 12:17 am

Anyone else notice this? Looks like you have been busy Blake :mrgreen:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-11-21/q ... e/10518750
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Re: BlackSky Aerospace

Postby SpaceManMat » Fri Nov 23, 2018 11:06 am

Indeed 8) Nice work Blake.

But the really important question is when can we expect to see this offered as a kit?
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Re: BlackSky Aerospace

Postby drew » Fri Nov 23, 2018 11:54 am

Timely post Lamp!

Congrats to Blake, Scoop, and everyone else who was involved in the Black Sky Aerospace launch! Well done gents!!!

SpaceManMat wrote:But the really important question is when can we expect to see this offered as a kit?


Maybe ping Blake? ;) There's definitely a mock up making the rounds...

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I myself am waiting for this kit to be offered myself. 1:1 of course!

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Re: BlackSky Aerospace

Postby OverTheTop » Mon Nov 26, 2018 9:22 am

Nice work Blake! Good luck with the new endeavour 8)
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Re: BlackSky Aerospace

Postby Wingnut » Thu Dec 06, 2018 9:46 pm

I notice how BlackSky Aerospace doesn't mitigate the "foreign objects" risk to quite the same degree as some other aerospace organisations.

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Maybe this is just a testament to the robustness of the systems in use at BlackSky Aerospace.

Nice work Blake!

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Re: BlackSky Aerospace

Postby CATO » Fri Dec 07, 2018 6:19 am

:D

And where is the Mariachi band?
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