Winchell Chung

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Sad news and he has no hopes if he hands his website to Chris :(
 

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Very sad indeed, I hope he can find time to be at peace and complete his most important works. With good fortune his doctors can ensure his passing is comfortable and peaceful.
 

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Sometimes you only learn about someone when they are leaving us.
Now I have learnt and share everything written above by those who know Winchell Chung.
 

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I wish I could put that cancer on myself instead...but fate doesn't do deals...
 

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I collaborate with him for Atomic Rocket with informations and graphics mostly for Perry Rhodan Hardware.

and for Alternate History story "Eyes turned Skywards" (Winchell Chung was advisor for Authors)
I made this illustration about the First Asian Astronaut on Moon, in this alternate History.

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This sucks. Atomic rockets is outstanding indeed. The one and only website coming close I can think off is that one.
Very recent, in comparison Atomic rockets has been there since, what, 1999 ?
Atomic rocketry is a world apart among generic rocketry -and his website really helped me filling a lot of blanks I had.
The way he explains how Pulsed-NTR & FFRE works is brilliant. I have a much clearer vision of NERVA strengths and weaknesses thanks to him. Same for others NTRs. Now I see where did GCNR came from in the first place.

You guess, I poured all this into Dark Moon Rising.

I feel I have barely scratched his website surface... and now this. I never contacted the author and may never have the ocasion to do that.

From what I've red about his cooperation with Eyes turned skywards authors, he seems to be a true gentleman.

Cancer must die. The proverbial "SOB illness".
 
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I collaborate with him for Atomic Rocket with informations and graphics mostly for Perry Rhodan Hardware.

and for Alternate History story "Eyes turned Skywards" (Winchell Chung was advisor for Authors)
I made this illustration about the First Asian Astronaut on Moon, in this alternate History.

View attachment 664072
I think that 1km station—if it gets made—should have his name.
 

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