[amsat-bb] Re: About Shuttle Launch on Monday

Doug Faunt N6TQS +1-510-655-8604 faunt at panix.com
Tue May 12 18:45:41 PDT 2009

Yep.  I had press credentials for STS-1, and drove from California.  I
think the launch was a week after the scheduled date.  But we saw that
and then saw the landing, after driving from Flroida to California.  We were
younger then.

73, doug

   Date: Wed, 13 May 2009 00:09:52 +0000
   From: Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF <nigel at ngunn.net>

   Agreed, but the further you travel, the more chance that the launch will be delayed by a significant number of days or 

   lstenzel at bellsouth.net wrote:
     Viewing of a launch and tour of KSC are worth the trip.
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