[amsat-bb] Re: Life Expectancy ARISat-1

Phil Karn karn at philkarn.net
Sun Aug 7 00:40:14 PDT 2011

I note that, lifetime-wise, this deployment delay has actually left us
much better off. The ISS had some big reboosts in June and is now at an
altitude of about 387 km. Had we been deployed in February as originally
scheduled, the ISS would have been at an altitude of only about 352 km.

73, Phil KA9Q

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