English Subtitles for TEDxBucharest - Dumitru Popescu - 10/16/09



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hello thank you<font color="#CCCCCC"> for coming this event I</font>

just came from Constanza<font color="#E5E5E5"> Naval Base</font> we're together with my colleagues we are preparing the launch of the hell rocket the first launched in the<font color="#E5E5E5"> Google Lunar</font> XPrize competition and the first opinion space rocket are the project starting

back in 1999 as a student initiative with the aerospace<font color="#CCCCCC"> university in</font> Bucharest and of course we have no money <font color="#E5E5E5">to as the beginnings so we had to start</font> <font color="#CCCCCC">down one the Europeans are not drinking</font> <font color="#E5E5E5">anymore so which is the case also for</font>

the Romanians and to go to<font color="#E5E5E5"> a sponsor and</font> <font color="#E5E5E5">to tell him I want to build a rocket</font> this is pumping<font color="#E5E5E5"> insane so we invest our</font> money and we<font color="#E5E5E5"> succeed to build some is a</font> partner and then step by step we succeeded to convince some<font color="#E5E5E5"> sponsors to</font>

join our efforts and in 2003 we succeeded to join the<font color="#E5E5E5"> server express</font> competition and in this<font color="#E5E5E5"> competition we</font> also succeeded to launch our first rocket which is the first rocket equipped with the rocket engine

completely<font color="#CCCCCC"> reusable</font><font color="#E5E5E5"> made of composite</font> materials and this one it was launched in 2004 what the media base Air Force <font color="#E5E5E5">and I want to share with you the images</font> from 2004 Wow

please wait<font color="#CCCCCC"> for with your car</font> and here we are in the media King Air Force<font color="#CCCCCC"> Base we are sporting equipment</font> <font color="#E5E5E5">here with my place similar Pascal</font> Titania's this is the launch pad of the vehicle I have everything

this was taken from three kilometers away from the<font color="#E5E5E5"> launch pad because people</font> restriction by the<font color="#CCCCCC"> air force</font><font color="#E5E5E5"> and we had</font> 94 girls from poor countries that broadcasted live<font color="#E5E5E5"> event it was the</font> biggest<font color="#E5E5E5"> media coverage for scientific</font>

event you doing No Oh you often this milestone important milestone we went forward<font color="#E5E5E5"> to the story of the</font>

stabilities<font color="#CCCCCC"> craft which was designed to</font> be<font color="#CCCCCC"> able to safely transport in space</font> pilot<font color="#E5E5E5"> and super beetle flight and for</font> this we used solar balloon as a first stage of the<font color="#E5E5E5"> system so basically the</font> rocket is transported in stratosphere

with the help of the sword balloon and from there the rocket is ignited and the United<font color="#E5E5E5"> and will reach space so the first</font> flight<font color="#E5E5E5"> of this system took place in 2006</font> autonation and basically flew to another you know 50<font color="#CCCCCC"> kilometers</font><font color="#E5E5E5"> above the earth</font>

<font color="#E5E5E5">almost here so please</font> this is the<font color="#CCCCCC"> Warlock storable one and was</font> also<font color="#E5E5E5"> good party</font> Oh <font color="#E5E5E5">or Ashley were coordinated</font><font color="#CCCCCC"> with the Air</font> <font color="#E5E5E5">Force for this flight and civil aviation</font>

and what you see is<font color="#CCCCCC"> a casual of the</font> spacecraft not on the system what you see down there is no greater reflector that was monkey in order to <font color="#E5E5E5">and forced</font><font color="#CCCCCC"> to be able to 15 also</font> that sentiment worse and<font color="#CCCCCC"> in this way we</font>

were able to<font color="#E5E5E5"> track it all the time and</font> also we took easily<font color="#CCCCCC"> beautifully</font><font color="#E5E5E5"> from the</font> stratosphere after this white we want to go forward to test the complete vehicle and we launched mission to this time from once again we return to the media

fever was based and we<font color="#E5E5E5"> launched</font><font color="#CCCCCC"> a</font> complete vehicle with<font color="#CCCCCC"> the help of the</font> navy or<font color="#E5E5E5"> Air Force and Romania negation</font> please everything you see is<font color="#E5E5E5"> right before me no</font> barbuda covered commodities

the launch of such a<font color="#CCCCCC"> cologne is</font> extremely complex because you have to have wind not exceeding<font color="#CCCCCC"> 4 meters per</font> second also that was<font color="#CCCCCC"> very hearty she</font> now the radio people from the University

of job<font color="#E5E5E5"> we're gonna happy to transport</font> them those are images and what you hear is haha I our version we also see the point of

articles the supersonic speed which<font color="#CCCCCC"> is</font> also<font color="#CCCCCC"> premier for mania</font> you which is a neighborhood publishing which was all the<font color="#CCCCCC"> time guided quite</font> cross a line from our command center

you you <font color="#E5E5E5">frankly and we had also you see we have</font> the rocket we have<font color="#E5E5E5"> the sword alone that</font> we were used as the first stage for the launch and in 2008 rural<font color="#E5E5E5"> preparation</font>

together with<font color="#E5E5E5"> X PRIZE foundation</font> launched the Google Lunar XPrize competition 30 million dollars competition awarded to the first team that brought the founding succeed to <font color="#CCCCCC">Center rock the moon and travel 500</font>

meters and send HD images and taking into account to the Queen sponsor of this competition to send the first<font color="#E5E5E5"> email</font> from them and we said okay we have<font color="#E5E5E5"> the</font> <font color="#CCCCCC">technology and we want to be a part of</font> of this competition and we join the

competition in two thousand<font color="#CCCCCC"> and</font><font color="#E5E5E5"> at the</font> beginning<font color="#CCCCCC"> of 2008 and what we are</font><font color="#E5E5E5"> doing</font> right now mike is we want to<font color="#E5E5E5"> launch the</font> first rocket in the<font color="#E5E5E5"> Google Lunar XPrize</font> competition and also to launch the first Romanian space rocket and my colleagues

are the name of naval base in poor Sansa they are discussing Taylor procedures with the Navy<font color="#E5E5E5"> with the Air Force and</font> <font color="#CCCCCC">Twitter mini radiation and we are</font> waiting for<font color="#E5E5E5"> the weather and the event</font> <font color="#E5E5E5">will take place let's hope next week and</font>

I want<font color="#E5E5E5"> to show you the computer</font> simulation of a swipe and you will see pretty much the same thing that<font color="#E5E5E5"> will</font> happen next week my name is<font color="#E5E5E5"> shifty</font> <font color="#E5E5E5">being flaky on water and rock stages</font>

will be also<font color="#E5E5E5"> put on water</font><font color="#CCCCCC"> and it is for</font> the<font color="#E5E5E5"> first time in the world Prince some</font> somewhere in this event promoters honest and also from <font color="#E5E5E5">disability system which basically</font> the first stage uses the inferior stages

to stabilize the<font color="#E5E5E5"> first stage vertical</font> trajectory without using our IV code services or gentle<font color="#E5E5E5"> Tony</font> the first object is not yet you have three new cameras and ingenious Batgirl this

um or Spain rox beat Matthew all of them we hope to<font color="#CCCCCC"> be the first man up show you</font>

how windows from power <font color="#E5E5E5">as jewey yo mess</font> that satellite maybe

off earth without<font color="#E5E5E5"> meters</font> tradition our space activities we are<font color="#CCCCCC"> not Wanda and</font>

Oh Mike one also over and want to bring life once again those moments<font color="#E5E5E5"> that make the</font><font color="#CCCCCC"> Romanian so proud</font> because this<font color="#E5E5E5"> Bible cedar are one of the</font> most important achievements achievements



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