[amsat-bb] Re: sirius orbit name?
kq6ea at pacbell.net
Thu Feb 21 10:29:29 PST 2008
The Sirius birds are in an "Inclined Orbit".
It's explained more in the WikiPedia entry, about half
way down the page.
73, Jim KQ6EA
--- "Auke de Jong, VE6PWN" <sparkycivic at shaw.ca>
> Hi all,
> What, if any, is the name given to the type of orbit
> that the three "Sirius" broadcast satellites use?
> It shows as a figure-eight and altitude is between
> 24000KM, and 47000KM.
> Auke de Jong
> Edmonton, AB
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