[amsat-bb] Re: Compass 1 OK
Alan P. Biddle
APBIDDLE at UNITED.NET
Fri Jan 22 06:54:02 PST 2010
Heard it here as well. At those closing speeds, it would not have been a
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Armando Mercado
Sent: 22 January, 2010 08:48
To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
Subject: [amsat-bb] Compass 1 OK
Compass 1 survived its close conjuction
with Sich 1.
Compass 1 CW beacon was copied at AOS
right on time.
It was interesting to watch the encounter via
tracking program. Closing velocities of 15,000 meters/second
or 34,000 MPH.
73, Armando N8IGJ
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