Re: Those "I saw Mir reports"

Steven Rogers (
Mon, 30 Aug 1999 16:04:28 -0500

At 03:01 PM 08/28/1999 -0600, you wrote:
>At 04:46 PM 8/28/1999 EDT, wrote:
>>Just 10 minutes ago I recieved a report that "Mir is on the ground."
>>Those are the precise words.  Can anyone verify this?
>	The last Mir crew is on Earth, and Mir is now unmanned (for the first time 
>in HOW long???).  But I believe Mir is still in orbit.

Does anyone know if they got the replacement gyro on board so that
it won't start tumbling when the on-board corrections are no longer being
made ?