Apollo 11
by schwank
uploaded 2019-06-26
(updated 2019-06-27)
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VAB
stock+DLC ship
#Apollo #Apollo11 #Saturn #SaturnV #Stock

Apollo 11 50th Anniversary Replica

Saturn V Booster - CSM ‘Columbia’ - LM ‘Eagle’

This is it, this is as accurate as I can make it. If you see anything I can do to improve it, let me know!

FEATURES -

  • S-IC stage has thrusted down engines for a bit more accurate TWR
  • S-II has ullage rockets and interstage skirt.
  • S-IVB has APS modules, jettisonable ullage rockets, and probe control instruments
  • LM has fold-out MESA with EASEP experiments loaded in
Details
  • Type: VAB
  • Class: ship
  • Part Count: 230
  • Pure Stock

Saturn V Launch Procedure -

  • Launch for vertical trajectory, this takes a while to get going.
  • Stage explosive bolts before fuel expends
  • Stage separation and S-II ullage
  • Ignite J2 cluster
  • Stage interstage skirt ~10 seconds later
  • Jettison launch tower
  • Activate RCS / S-II separation / fire S-IVB ullage rockets
  • Ignite J2 engine
  • Jettison ullage package
  • Burn to a parking orbit.
  • Prior to J2 ignition for TLI, fire S-IVB ullage by using RCS ‘forward’
Action Groups
  • Abort: Trigger Abort System
  • Brakes: Toggles Antennae
  • Gear: Toggles Ladder/Legs
  • 1: Toggles Fuel Cells
  • 2: Toggles MESA
  • 3: Collect All Science (CSM)
  • 4: KerbNet

A stock rocket called Apollo 11. Built with 230 of the finest parts, its root part is Decoupler.2.
Built in the VAB in KSP version 1.7.2.

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