[amsat-bb] Re: Visible ISS and STS-117 pass (beautiful)

G. Beat gregory.beat at comcast.net
Tue Jun 19 21:06:48 PDT 2007

July 19,  21:30 PM CDT (-0500 from UTC)
western Chicago suburbs (beautiful clear night -- with Moon and Venus in the western sky)

Claudio -

Yes,  Tonight near Chicago, IL we had another beautiful pass of ISS-Alpha -- 
and trailing shortly behind it was the STS-117 Atlantis shuttle -- a bonus observation.

May get another good observation tomorrow night.


> Date: Tue, 19 Jun 2007 23:08:24 +0200
> From: "Claudio Ariotti, IK1SLD" <ik1sld at ik1sld.org>
> Subject: [amsat-bb]  ISS and Shuttle over Europe
> To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
> Hi, this evening over Europe I have seen a great pass. 
> ISS and Shuttle during the 20:25 UTC transit over Italy were one close to
> the other...very close.
> I hope the weather will permit tomorrow to see again this beautiful pass
> before the Shuttle return back home.
>  Claudio IK1SLD

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