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Does the FH upper stage have things like inertial guidance, star cameras, GPS/GNSS, and/or other helpful equipment that would have allowed it to do careful thrust vectoring during the 3rd and final burn, so that in cooperation with possibly data transmitted from the ground, it could have put itself on a carefully controlled trajectory, if there had been a plan to do so?

I'm not asking if it did, I'm asking if the necessary hardware is in place to do so if a plan were in place.

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    $\begingroup$ The FH upper stage is identical to the F9 upper, which routinely delivers satellites where they want to go, so... $\endgroup$ – Russell Borogove Feb 7 '18 at 15:49
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    $\begingroup$ @Uwe Targeting a well defined orbit happens during the 3rd burn itself, not afterward. Once SECO3 happens, the orbit is defined. $\endgroup$ – uhoh Feb 7 '18 at 15:58
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    $\begingroup$ @uhoh Well I am not interested in what others think you meant. I am wondering what you actually meant when you said "carefully controlled trajectory". This is particularly interesting for me since I offered an answer and got back a comment of the sort "No that is not what I meant". So I deleted the answer and am now asking you to clarify what you meant so the question can be answered properly. What did you mean by "carefully controlled trajectory"? $\endgroup$ – MichaelK Feb 7 '18 at 17:03
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    $\begingroup$ @MichaelK Actually, you answered a question completely different than what was actually asked, according to two different people i.stack.imgur.com/MazWl.png $\endgroup$ – uhoh Feb 7 '18 at 17:07
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    $\begingroup$ @uhoh That was not an answer to the question I have for you here now. Please clarify what you meant when you said "so that [...] it could have put itself on a carefully controlled trajectory". $\endgroup$ – MichaelK Feb 7 '18 at 17:10

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