[amsat-bb] Re: Just got a visual on the ISS!!!!
Tue Aug 22 19:21:31 PDT 2006
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" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
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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