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Old 15th Apr 2019, 19:10
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wiggy
 
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Originally Posted by etudiant View Post
Mojave is not that far from the ocean, so there is probably some reasonable launch flexibility....
In terms of launch azimuths that's true though I guess any easterly azimuths might be a bit problematic, plus of course Mojave is at what ? 35 N ? compared with Canaveral's 28 and a bit north, which is potentially a penalty for some launches;

I'm sure cost vs.benefit on all that has been done by people with big big brains but I can see where tracer is coming from with his remark..
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