[amsat-bb] Re: ARISSat

KM9U arskm9u at gmail.com
Wed Aug 3 08:55:02 PDT 2011

I heard the ground controllers warn them about not damaging the solar 
panels. Yes, it looked like handling was pretty rough. Instead of the 
choreographed/practiced movements of other EVA's I've watched, this one 
seemed like they were trying to figure out what to do as they went along!

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "John Marranca, Jr" <KB2HSH at amsat.org>
To: "amsat-bb" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, August 03, 2011 11:31
Subject: [amsat-bb] ARISSat

> Watching the deployment live right now.  Is it just me, or do the 
> cosmonauts
> look as though they're beating the CRAP out of ARISSat while trying to
> jettison it?
> John KB2HSH
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