[sarex] Re: ISS map shows "Z O E"
davebate at rogers.com
Sat Sep 23 23:30:29 PDT 2006
I was told once that TDRS 3/TDZ, at ZOE, is not used for STS/ISS
operations, except during emergencies. I can't remember if it was because
the limitation due to TDRS 3 or if Guam was not setup for STS/ISS
operations. Originally TDRS 3 was placed at ZOE to support the Compton
On Sun, 24 Sep 2006 01:30:16 -0400, Sandeep Baruah
<sandeepbaruah at gmail.com> wrote:
>> David Bate wrote:
>> Zone of Exclusion (ZOE). With the ZOE, neither TDRS satellite could
>> contact a spacecraft under a certain altitude (646 nautical miles).
> But I read at http://msp.gsfc.nasa.gov/tdrss/scfaq.html that after the
> implementation of the Guam Remote Ground Terminal (GRGT) over the Indian
> Ocean, the ZOE has been eliminated.
> 73s de Sandeep VU2MUE
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