Re: VITASAT-1r/FAISAT-2v Launch Date/Time Set

VideoCosmos (cosmos@space.accessnet.ru)
Sun, 13 Apr 1997 11:56:26 +0400 (MSD)

Hi Bruno,

At 22:24 12.04.1997 +0200, you wrote:
>
>>Learned through email this morning that the launch is scheduled 
>>for 5:00 PM Moscow time on April 17. ...
>
>I don't have that paper, nor the launch time of FaiSat-1, and I'm not
>sure if Moscow time means UTC+3 or +4 for Daylight Saving?

More probably they meant Moscow Daylight Time (UTC+4h) but
I'm not sure.

>But working back on some 1995-002 elsets, I get launch time about
>03:48 UTC on Jan.24.

In fact, the launch occured at 03:54:22 UTC.

Sincerely,
Igor Lissov