Here’s the aSpIrM-3 Webcast: Awesome launch footage, deployment of Iridia, Spongebob and Dragolino payloads, an onboard camera flight with droneship landing and the best countdown ever.… Read More The aSpIrM-3 Webcast
aSpIrM is about emulating the Iridium NEXT launches with SpaceX. So when Iridium introduced their playlist for Launch 7, we were totally thrilled because it was an awesome move. And we had no choice and couldn’t help … … Introducing the aSpIrM-3 launch soundtrack! For the aSpIrM-3 launch, music lovers of the OxidanSky team have… Read More The awesome aSpIrM-3 playlist
aSpirM-3 is done and we want to share as much material with you as possible. While the OxidanSky team is busy preparing the webcast, you can feast on those gorgeous launch images …… Read More aSpIrM-3: Mission accomplished
Boltonov is at it again, and he’s got – or rather made – OxidanSky a new booster. It’s a Falcon 9 built along SpaceX’s model rocket kit, but with improved features and build. Let’s start on the surface, because it’s the first impression that counts, right? The booster has got legs – not foam rubber… Read More We welcome “Mostly Harmless” to our fleet
aSpIrM Launches 1 and 2 always had the next iteration in mind. We did a main mission and a test launch for the next bigger step. This put a lot of pressure on the main mission while at the same time distracting us from our main objective. For aSpIrM-3 scheduled for 14/15 August, we are… Read More aSpIrm-3 mission brief
Flare lovers, this is SO for you! The “Catch the Iridium” project wants to crowdsource photographs of each remaining Block-1 Iridium satellite before we finally have to say #flarewell.… Read More Catch the Iridium
Here’s the facts: We saw one of the most stunning Iridium flares ever. It was a bright –5.4 mag flare of Iridium 97, flaring very close to the moon.
And here’s the magic: … Read More The most beautiful Iridium flare ever