Re: ISS inclination

Mir16609 (Mir16609@aol.com)
Mon, 27 Apr 1998 18:28:32 EDT

In a message dated 4/27/98 5:21:06 PM EDT, djmullen@facstaff.wisc.edu writes:

> Does anyone know what the inclination of the International Space Station
>  will be?  Will it be in an orbit similar to Mir's?
>  
>  Dave Mullenix
  
The ISS will be in the same incliation as the Mir - 51.6 degrees.  Given that
the launches to build and support the ISS will be from the KSC and the
Baikonur Cosmodrome no other orbit makes sense. 

You can check out the KSC launch schedule at:
http://www.hq.nasa.gov/osf/shuttle/futsts.html

Cheers.
Don Gardner
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