Re: Fregat Rk/Cluster 2 (26106, 00-015A)

Date: Sat Apr 15 2000 - 08:31:28 PDT

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    In a message dated 4/15/00 3:07:51 AM Eastern Daylight Time, writes:
    > "FREGAT RB/CLUS" (26106, 00-015A) -- 
    >  not knowing what it was.  I'm still not exactly sure what it is 
    >  (a launch vehicle with payload attached?), but it turned out to 
    >  be quite bright (at least +2, maybe +1), steady, and moved very 
    >  rapidly.
    From the Satellite Hunting SatDesc file...
    Russia / USSR (Soyuz-U rocket from Baikonur): [Engineering Test] Experimental 
    upper stage rocket body (Fregat) with dummy payload (Cluster 2).
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