STS-126 Endeavour

STS-126 Endeavour : Flight Day #2 ~ Welcome to the Flight Deck



STS-126 MCC Status Report #01 :: 11.14.08 - Space shuttle Endeavour lit the Florida night sky with a 6:55 p.m. CST launch on a mission to outfit the International Space Station for a larger crew and improve the function of a solar array rotary joint.

STS-126 MCC Status Report #02 :: 11.15.08 - It’s inspection day aboard the space shuttle Endeavour. + Mission Status/Post-Mission Management Team Briefing, Nov. 15, 2008

STS-126 MCC Status Report #03 :: 11.15.08 - The seven-member crew of Space Shuttle Endeavour spent the day completing a five-hour inspection of Endeavour’s heat shield using the shuttle’s robotic arm and the Orbiter Boom Sensor System.

AQ 352 = FIRST TQM PROCESS = EVERY HOME NEEDS A DOG (AQ 286 = SNOOPY AWARD).



AQ 1106 = SNOOPY WAS A FLIER. NO REASON HE COULDN'T BECOME AN ASTRONAUT, TOO = QUALITY EQUALS RESULTS OF WORK EFFORTS DIVIDED BY ALL COSTS (AQ-407 DR. DEMING'S PHILOSOPHY, AQ-873 QUALITY = {RESULTS OF WORK EFFORTS / TOTAL COSTS}).

AQ 1107 = CONGRATULATIONS NASA ON FIFTY YEARS OF COSMIC HISTORY MAKING = A NEW RELATION TO THE CREATIVE POTENTIALS OF MATERIAL SYSTEMS (AQ-176 A NEW EARTH; AQ-454 EMPIRICAL GEOPHILOSOPHY) = EXTENSION OF THE NOTION OF SELF-ORGANIZING MATERIAL SYSTEMS (AQ-622 SELF-ORGANIZING MATERIAL SYSTEMS; AQ-454 EMPIRICAL GEOPHILOSOPHY) = S0600.001 PAYLOAD TO PAD MOVE TO PAD CALL TO STATIONS AT 00:01 SUNDAY JULY 8TH (AQ-306 CALL TO STATIONS).

AQ 910 = ROUND, LIKE A CRICLE IN A SPIRAL, LIKE A WHEEL WITHIN A WHEEL = THAT'S ONE SMALL STEP FOR A MAN; ONE GIANT LEAP FOR BEAGLES (In 1968, Snoopy was chosen as an official symbol of merit for America's Space Program and to this day, the Silver Snoopy is awarded to NASA employees who demonstrate excellence in their work. Through the decades, the connections between Peanuts and NASA have remained rich. In fact, the Apollo 10 command and lunar modules were named after Charlie Brown and the lovable beagle).

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