[amsat-bb] Re: Just got a visual on the ISS!!!!

G. Beat gregory.beat@comcast.net
Tue Aug 22 19:21:31 PDT 2006

RoD -

Wait until the second truss and set of solar arrays is installed on next 
shuttle flight (Atlantis, STS-115) next week !!

That should improve the magnitude a bit more :-)


Date: Tue, 22 Aug 2006 12:36:00 -0400
From: "Stargate" <stargatesg1@verizon.net>
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Just got a visual on the ISS!!!!

The thing that surprised me the most was how BIG it appears to be in the
sky. What I could see with the naked eye looked like 2 large squares, 
connected at the points. VERY inspiring!!
I wish I had taken my binoculars out with me.  I will be watching for other 
Strange thing is, I didn't hear any activity on 145.800.
I figured I would hear some kind of activity.


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