STS - Pegasus
by luizopiloto
uploaded 2016-02-10
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VAB
mod spaceplane
#advanced #shuttle #sts #pegasus

Description

Pre-Launch Checklist:

  • Maximum payload weight: 18T (18000Kg)

  • Lights On

  • S.A.S On

  • Gears Up

  • Throttle to full

  • Fuel Cells On (8)

Ascent:

  • 300m - Roll program

  • 1000m - Gradual Pitch to 60° and enable¨ Prograde Assist

  • 8000m - Throttle to 50%

  • 30000m - Throttle to 30%

  • 40000m - Throttle to 15%

  • T+ 00:01:45 - SRB Release

  • 60000m - Engine cut-off

  • 70000m - Enable RCS, Rollover program

  • 25s to AP - Start Orbital Insertion Burn

Orbit:

  • OV Release [0]

  • Switch to OV

  • Set control reference point to the middle probe-core (located on the back)

  • Enable Maneuver RCS System [4] if disabled

  • Disable Docking RCS System [3] if enabled

  • Enable OMS [2]

  • Open cargo bay [7]

  • Extend Aantenna

OV Docking:

  • Disable Maneuver RCS Systems [4]

  • Enable Docking RCS Systems [3]

  • Set control reference point to MK3 Cabin or Docking Port

Pegasus Return:

  • Minimum De-orbit burn Δv = 180m/s

  • Reentry AoA = 18° (AoA must not exceed 25°)

  • Use Body Flap [5] to recover from excessive pitch up or help with air-braking above 5000m

OV Return:

  • Minimum de-orbit burn Δv = 180m/s

  • Maximum de-orbit altitude = 120Km

  • Aero-brake altitude = 40Km

  • Set control reference point to the right probe-core (located on the back)

  • Enable Prograde Assist.

  • At 28Km altitude, set control reference point to MK3 Cabin.

  • Disable Prograde Assist.

  • Use Body Flap [5] to reduce speed above 5000m if needed.

Pegasus+OV Return:

  • Disable OV’s control surfaces

  • Disable OV’s RCS Systems [4] & [3]

  • Transfer OV’s remnant fuel to Pegasus (the last tank with fuel)

  • Manually lower Pegasus Landing Gears before landing.

A mod rocket called STS - Pegasus. Built with 529 of the finest parts, its root part is mk3Cockpit.Shuttle.

Built in the VAB in KSP version 1.0.5.

Details

  • Type: VAB
  • Class: spaceplane
  • Part Count: 529
  • Mods: 2

Mods

  • Adjustable Landing Gear
  • Squad (stock)


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