[amsat-bb] Re: Arissat-1 lifetime

Gould Smith gouldsmi at bellsouth.net
Wed Feb 2 19:00:14 PST 2011

Hello Giulio and BB,

NASA calculates 3 - 6 months lifetime.  It has to do with the original 
altitude of the ISS, the force and the angle.

Gould, WA4SXM
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Giulio P. AOL" <giuliop70 at aim.com>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, February 02, 2011 5:49 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Arissat-1 lifetime

> Hi, i have a question: what is the estimated lifetime of Arissat-1 before 
> re-entering in atmosfere from his first orbit?
> Thanks & 73
> Giulio AB2VY
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