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Old 06-13-2017, 07:51 PM   #33
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Originally Posted by ShortlinesUSA View Post
The coolest thing about those shuttle launches from Titusville was when the sound hit you, well after it left the pad and the sky lit up. I saw many during my years at Embry Riddle, and actually never saw a day launch. We only went down for the night launches.
It was one of most amazing things I've experienced. Atlantis lifted with a relatively low cloud ceiling, so I only saw the shuttle for a handful of seconds, but the sound when it arrived to my location was unbelievable.

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