Re: Yet another method for imaging satellites

Fri, 7 Feb 1997 20:43:26 -0500 (EST)

On Fri, 7 Feb 1997, Anthony Beresford wrote:
> Jay, I can quite understand why a publicly funded institution like
> BOM would want to keep out of controversy by not showing 
> pictures of classified objects. There must be plenty of politicians
> ( and would-be politicians) to the right of center in US who would use 
> such a situation to their advantage, and the public institutions disadvantage. 
> Looking up the associated web pages of the URL Allen Thompson posted
> The researcher Prof Schultz is obviously dependent on USAF for 
> research data and funds, he is unlikely to rock the boat.
> It just needs a private individual  to build a system like the
> Boston Museum of Science, who doesnt mind a few slings and arrows.
> Tony Beresford
> [Adelaide So. Australia]

Well, I'm not a public institution so I sure wouldn't mind sharing any pictures.
Unfortunately, I don't have the funds to set up such an imaging system.  My
funds (taxes) go to the govt which gives it to the public institutions, which
takes the pictures that can't be shared with me because they're getting
getting my tax funds in the 1st place.
So if someone wants to set up a photo system here, I'll be glad to share the

Jay Respler
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