Simulated Mission Landing Script
Simulated Mission Landing Script CAPCOM: Destiny, prepare to close cargo bay doors. Chief Engineer: Roger, control. Ready to close CBDs. CBDs closed and locked. CAPCOM: Roger. Activate APUs pre-start. Chief Engineer: APU pre-start complete. CAPCOM: Destiny, turn on APUs one and two. Chief Engineer: APUs are activated. CAPCOM: Roger. Destiny, you are go for the de-orbit burn. Commander: Roger, we copy. Go for de-orbit burn. Pilot: Beginning attitude adjustment. Now in burn attitude. Deactivate OMS engines. De-orbit burn complete. Descending into upper atmosphere. CAPCOM: Destiny, you will enter communications black out in 10 seconds. Please confirm. Commander: Roger. We confirm. CAPCOM: Destiny is entering communications black out. They are activating RCS thrusters. Adjusting altitude for re-entry. External heating, 600 degrees. RCS thrusters deactivating. External heating, 900 degrees. Extend elevators. Conduct first roll reversal. Reversal complete. Commander: Mission Control, Destiny here. Do you read? CAPCOM: Destiny, we hear you loud and clear. Take your controls and fly through the boxes to the runway. Commander: Speed brakes to 100%. Probes deployed. Landing gear deployed. Please confirm auto-land guidance system active. Flight Director in Mission Control starts video. CAPCOM begins lines when back of shuttle is seen approaching runway on video. CAPCOM: Destiny, we confirm. Auto-land guidance active. Touchdown in 10 seconds. CAPCOM listens to video and joins in on countdown. 9…8…7…6…5…4…3…2…1… touchdown. Nose wheel touchdown in 5 seconds….4…3…2…1…down. All wheels down. Pilot: Braking system active. Full stop in 5 seconds. Full stop in 3…2…1…full stop complete. CAPCOM: This is mission control. Please confirm full stop. Commander: We confirm, Destiny at full stop. Cabin vents open. CAPCOM: Destiny, you are cleared to release safety harnesses. Commander: Roger. Releasing safety harnesses. CAPCOM: Welcome home Destiny. Well done! Commander: Roger, Mission Control. This is Destiny. Over and out.