06PM - Helicopter arrives at Bothwell with about 122kg of fuel remaining
and carries out a routine surveillance task which takes around two minutes.
Our airspeed was 139 knots, which equated to 45,000 pounds total weight, and about 8,200 pounds of fuel remaining
Our job is just to keep them aware of how many seconds of fuel remaining
they have," he stated.
Because the exact amount of fuel remaining
aboard each spacecraft is unknown, mission navigators and engineers designed the depletion burn to allow the probes to descend gradually for several hours and skim the surface of the moon until the elevated terrain of the target mountain gets in their way.
4 days worth of stock of the alternative fuel remaining
Unlike traditional domestic oil tank content gauges, Apollo Smart displays the level of fuel remaining
in both litres and as a percentage of tank volume.
Upon arrival in Berlin, there was sufficient fuel remaining
in both vehicles for them to continue the journey, crossing the border into Poland.
The airplane had 7,800 pounds of fuel remaining
when it landed in Auckland Sunday evening.
Over 500 million television viewers around the world witnessed the moment when the Apollo craft touched down on the Moon, with just seconds of fuel remaining
s Fukushima Daiichi complex will also remain a huge challenge for decades to come, with melted fuel remaining
inside three reactors at the plant and radioactive water increasing daily as a result of continuing water injections to keep the fuel cool.
Within 24 hours, the salvage team had the still floating vessel stabilized, secured along side a crane barge, and began pumping off the 6,500 gallons of diesel fuel remaining
in her tanks.
They will fire their main engines until their propellant tanks are empty to determine precisely the amount of fuel remaining
in their tanks.