[amsat-bb] ARISSat deployment direction?

Rich Dailey richdailey at windstream.net
Mon Aug 8 05:44:17 PDT 2011

I've seen several comments and reports stating the deployment was
against the ISS velocity vector. Why do I see arissat out ahead of ISS
by a few hundred miles? Keps are current, and 3 tracking programs are in
agreement. Can someone provide enlightenment? tnx...:-)

Rich, N8UX.

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