[amsat-bb] Re: Satellite hit by debris from weapon test

Ing. Pavel Milanes Costa pavel at conas.cu
Mon Mar 11 05:26:00 PDT 2013


Trevor news are very handy when you don't have time/access to CNN/ABC/etc...

CO7WT from Cuba.

El 10/03/13 22:43, Ted escribió:
> Dear Trevor, CNN are available here along with ABC, NBC, Fox, NASA channel
> and every other media outlet on planet earth. (p.s. thanks to Al Gore, we
> will now even be able to watch terrorist beheadings in real time)
>
> Why, why, then, do you need to post every single fart that occurs more than
> 500 feet AGL anywhere on earth?
>
> In the name of Jesus Christ, please, please give it a break with your serial
> posting !!!
>
> If this gets me kicked off the AMSAT reflector, so be it, but someone has to
> say it
>
> 73, K7TRK
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
> Behalf Of Trevor M5AKA
> Sent: Sunday, March 10, 2013 8:43 AM
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Satellite hit by debris from weapon test
>
> CNN are reporting the BLITS satellite was rendered inoperable after being
> impacted by debris from a 2007 weapon test.
>
> http://edition.cnn.com/2013/03/09/tech/satellite-hit/index.html
>
> Wiki says the weapon test created 2,317 pieces of trackable size (golf ball
> size and larger) and an estimated 150,000 debris particles so there's
> clearly potential for more impacts.
>
> 73 Trevor M5AKA
>
>
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