'Fire Sky-Pacer'-Thunder 3 Max
by Raptor9
uploaded 2018-12-05
(updated 2019-05-06)
925 downloads /
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VAB
stock+DLC probe
#BepiColumbo #Science #Probe #Comms #Relay

The ‘Fire Sky’ probe was part of an ambitious program to place two satellites around Moho simultaneously. The primary ‘Fire Sky’ probe would enter into a low orbit, taking detailed biome readings of the planet’s surface. The smaller secondary ‘Fire Pacer’ satellite would remain in a highly elliptical orbit, taking measurements of the space high above Moho. Utilizing the ‘EveLink’ communications bridge, the ‘Fire Sky-Pacer’ will have almost continuous comms with the Kerbin Deep Space Network.

Standard Launcher: ‘Thunder 1B-2’ Medium Launcher & ‘Thunder 2E’ Medium Upper Stage

Action Groups:
[1] Toggles Ion Engines/Extends Solar Panels & Antenna
[2] Decouples Transfer Module
[3] Toggles ‘Fire Sky’ Engine
[4] Opens KerbNet
[5] Deploys ‘Fire Pacer’ Satellite
[6] Deploys ‘Fire Pacer'Antennas/Jettisons 'Fire Sky’ Solar Shade

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Built in the VAB in KSP version 1.7.0.

Details

  • Type: VAB
  • Class: probe
  • Part Count: 183
  • Pure Stock

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