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Watch Directv 8 Launch here tomorrow Live!

Smthkd
05-20-2005, 05:09 PM
International Launch Services (ILS) said the window for its May 21 launch of the DirecTV 8 satellite from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan will open at 1:59 p.m. EDT. The satellite will be delivered to orbit on a Proton M/Breeze M rocket.


See link:

Live Countdown:
http://www.ilslaunch.com/
Actual Stream:
http://streamvox.streamos.com/vyvx/ils052105/

rbinck
05-20-2005, 05:33 PM
I'm suprised they don't have a PPV channel!

Smthkd
05-20-2005, 07:37 PM
Looks like they ran into some technical problems, the launch clock has been delayed another 24hrs. Its know counting down from around 40 hrs from the origninal 19 hrs a few minutes ago!!! http://www./voice/images/smilies/mecry.gif

tjk1985
05-20-2005, 11:04 PM
I think you can watch the launch in HD on Dish Network...

Smthkd
05-21-2005, 12:26 AM
............OKAY BACK TO T-12Hrs and counting!:)

Cass
05-21-2005, 01:16 AM
Did the launch get delayed a little? It looks like it will go off at around 1:00 PM MST.

Smthkd
05-21-2005, 07:55 AM
Yeah, I think they did have a little hiccup but know it seems like everything is back on schedule!:)

lee espinoza
05-23-2005, 10:42 AM
I think you can watch the launch in HD on Dish Network...

What? :confused:

tjk1985
05-23-2005, 10:55 AM
What? :confused:

It was a joke...

lee espinoza
05-23-2005, 11:08 AM
It was a joke...

oh!?!?! LOL :D