At work on a really slow night, I was excited to watch Endeavour go up on NASA TV... until it was scrubbed a couple mins before launch.
The last night launch of the shuttle...
Tune in tomorrow morning around 4am for the retry!
A few months back the History Channel came into GOC and filmed dispatch as a part of this show... from the History Channel's website:
"A hospital patient is waiting in New York City for a radioactive pharmaceutical that could save her life, but it has to be shipped overnight all the way from...
For anyone with experience dispatching Polar routes:
- What website(s) do you use for monitoring space weather?
- What Satcom provider do you use?
- How does your company monitor fuel freeze issues pre departure?
Maybe this has already been covered before, I honestly didn't search. Sorry if its a repeat.
At Purple, we don't get license pay. How many other airlines out there don't give license pay to their dispatchers?