satwk08.rpt from OIG

Mike McCants (mikem@fc.net)
Fri, 21 Feb 1997 15:05:59 -0600 (CST)

                        WEEKLY SATELLITE SITUATION REPORT


    This report is prepared weekly as a supplement to the monthly Satel-
    lite Situation Report.  It provides a listing of objects that have
    been newly cataloged or that were reported as no longer being in orbit
    during the calendar week covered by this report, excluding classical
    elements for newly cataloged debris objects resulting from break-ups.
    Source information for this report is provided by the United States
    Space Command and NASA.

    This report is prepared and made available by the Mission Operations
    and Systems Development Division, Code 510.1, Goddard Space Flight
    Center, Greenbelt, Maryland,  USA 20771.

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                                                   Date: February 20, 1997


                  Period: February 13 through February 19

                         Newly Cataloged Objects

INTERNATIONAL          CATALOG OBJECT  LAUNCH  PERIOD  INCLI-  APOGEE PERIGEE
IDENTIFIER     NAME    NUMBER  SOURCE   DATE   MINS.   NATION    KM     KM

1997 006A              24725    CIS    14 FEB   114.1   82.5     1422   1412
1997 006B              24726    CIS    14 FEB   114.2   82.6     1428   1412
1997 006C              24727    CIS    14 FEB   114.0   82.5     1414   1409
1997 006D              24728    CIS    14 FEB   113.9   82.6     1413   1401
1997 006E              24729    CIS    14 FEB   114.0   82.6     1414   1412
1997 006F              24730    CIS    14 FEB   114.0   82.6     1415   1412
1997 006G              24731    CIS    14 FEB   114.7   82.5     1475   1410
1997 007A  JCSAT 4     24732   JAPAN   17 FEB  2480.1    6.5    94293  14339
1997 007B              24733     US    17 FEB  2051.3   23.4    94008    195
1994 029AAN            24734     US    19 MAY     NO ELEMENTS AVAILABLE
1994 029AAP            24735     US    19 MAY     NO ELEMENTS AVAILAVLE
1996 010F              24736     US    19 FEB   603.1   47.6    34252    284


      OBJECTS 24682 THROUGH 24699 HAVE NOT BEEN CATALOGED BY USSPACECOM.


                        Objects No Longer In Orbit

INTERNATIONAL               CATALOG          OBJECT       LAUNCH       DATE
IDENTIFIER     NAME         NUMBER           SOURCE        DATE       DECAYED

1989 089AA                   22765             US        18 NOV 89  20 JAN 96
1994 029ST                   24451             US        19 MAY 94  31 JAN 97
1994 029AAP                  24735             US        19 MAY 94  31 JAN 97
1994 029AAN                  24734             US        19 MAY 94  06 FEB 97
1994 029WU                   24544             US        19 MAY 94  09 FEB 97
1994 029DJ                   24061             US        19 MAY 94  10 FEB 97

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