RE: Amateurs to provide observations to USAF?

Ted Molczan (
Thu, 15 Apr 1999 09:30:16 -0400

> The intent is that amateurs could take some
> of the load off
> the Air Force tracking stations, allowing them to concentrate
> on high priority
> targets while we amateurs handle some of the low priority targets.

Will the Air Force reciprocate by taking some of the load off amateur
tracking stations by assisting them with some of THEIR high priority
tracking assignments?

A worthy minimum gesture might be the reversal of the recent blanket
classification of all "USA XXX" sats.

Ted Molczan