[amsat-bb] Re: Since We Are Off Topic Somewhat....

Tony Langdon vk3jed at gmail.com
Fri Feb 15 10:43:43 PST 2008

At 10:06 PM 2/15/2008, David Barber wrote:
>Is it not possible to engineer a craft with a much lower re-entry speed thus
>reducing friction?

That means carrying enough fuel to slow down to the desired re-entry 
speed.  Hardly economical (remember, you have to get that fuel UP 
there in the first place!).

73 de VK3JED

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