Redesignations

Alan Pickup (alan@wingar.demon.co.uk)
Fri, 30 Apr 1999 07:52:03 +0100

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                         COSPAR/ISES
               WORLD WARNING AGENCY FOR SATELLITES
             WORLD DATA CENTER-A FOR R & S, NASA/GSFC
            CODE 633, GREENBELT, MARYLAND, 20771. USA


              REVISED SPACEWARNs 13009 and 13010.

THE FOLLOWING HAVE NOW BEEN REVISED AFTER WWAS/WDC-A-R&S PASSED ON TO
USSPACECOM A MESSAGE SUGGESTING THAT SPUTNIK Jr 3 SHOULD BE RENUMBERED
AS 1999-015C SINCE IT WAS CARRIED TO MIR BY PROGRESS M-41 (1999-015A).
THE USSPACECOM HAS CONFIRMED THE REVISIONS TODAY, BY TELEPHONE TO US.

SPACEWARN 13009

SPUTNIK Jr 3            1999-015C         25685         16 APRIL 1999
                  (PREVIOUSLY 1999-021A)

SPACEWARN 13010

UOSAT 12                1999-021A         25693         21 APRIL 1999
SNAP 1                  1999-021B         25694         21 APRIL 1999
               (PREVIOUSLY 1999-022A, 022B)

DR. JOSEPH H. KING, DIRECTOR, WDC-A-R&S. 
[PH: (301) 286 7355. 
E-MAIL: KING@NSSDCA.GSFC.NASA.GOV
29 APRIL 1999 13:00 UT] 
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      Further details will be in a forthcoming SPACEWARN Bulletin
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                                                  Dr. Edwin V. Bell, II
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                                            ed.bell@gsfc.nasa.gov
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Indeed, the changes have been made in the TLEs, though the Sputnik has
reverted to 1999-021A in its latest elset - presumably a temporary
glitch.


Alan
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