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Jonathan's Space Report 
No. 705 draft                                             2014 Oct 30  Somerville, MA
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The previous latest.html is now at http://planet4589.org/space/jsr/back/news.704

Erratum: JSR 704 should have been dated Oct 30. Oops.

International Space Station
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Expedition 41 is underway with commander Max Suraev and flight engineers 
FE-1 Aleksandr Samokutyaev, FE-2 Elena Serova,
FE-3 Barry 'Butch' Wilmore. FE-5 Reid Wiseman and FE-6 Alex Gerst.


Table of Recent (orbital) Launches 
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Date UT       Name            Launch Vehicle        Site            Mission    INTL.  


Oct  7 0516   Himawari-8         H-IIA             Tanegashima       Weather      60A
Oct 15 2002   IRNSS-1C           PSLV-XL           Sriharikota FLP   Navigation   61A
Oct 16 2144   Intelsat IS-30 )   Ariane 5ECA       Kourou ELA3       Comms        62A
              ARSAT-1        )                                       Comms        62B
Oct 20 0631   Yaogan 21          Chang Zheng 4C    Taiyuan           Imaging?     63A
Oct 21 1509   Ekspress AM-6      Proton-M/Briz-M   Baykonur LC81/24  Comms        64A
Oct 23 1800   CE-5 FTD )         Chang Zheng 3C/G2 Xichang           Lunar probe  65A
              4M       )                                            Amateur radio 65B
Oct 27 0659   SJ-11 08           Chang Zheng 2C    Jiuquan         Surveillance?  66A
Oct 28 2220   Cygnus ORB-3     ) Antares 130       Wallops MARS 0A   Cargo        F02
              RACE             )                                     Science      F02
              Arkyd-3          )                                     Tech         F02
              GOMX-2           )                                     Comms AIS    F02
              Flock-1d 1 to 26 )                                     Imaging      F02
Oct 29 0709   Progress M-25M     Soyuz-2-1a        Baykonur LC31     Cargo        67A
Oct 29 1721   GPS SVN 69         Atlas V 401       Canaveral SLC41   Navigation   68A
Oct 30 0143   Meridian No. 17L   Soyuz-2-1a/Fregat Plesetsk LC43/3   Comms        69A

Suborbital missions
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Russia launched a Bulava missile from the Yuri Dolgorukiy submarine in the Barents
Sea on Oct 29; multiple reentry vehicles flew a suborbital trajectory to
the Kura target range in Kamchatka.


Table of Recent (suborbital) Launches
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Date UT     Payload/Flt Name  Launch Vehicle  Site                   Mission    Apogee/km

Oct  7 1310   SR-10            Sounding Rocket     Jiupeng          Ionosphere    286
Oct 12 0427   MDA Target?      Terrier Lynx        Wallops I        Target?       150?
Oct 17 0708   FTX-20           MRBM-T3?            Kauai            Target        300?
Oct 23 1333   SL-9             SpaceLoft XL        Spaceport America Micrograv    124
Oct 29 1727   RVs              Bulava            K-535, Barents Sea Test         1000?

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