RE: NEAR will produce flares at flyby (US only)

RJ@RMATSC.RIEM.COM
Fri, 9 Jan 1998 11:00:28 -0800

Neil,
	I suspect that your browser doesn't support frames.
If you can't see 'Get ready for Earth swingby' then try this
http://sd-www.jhuapl.edu/NEAR/ESB.html.  Note that this
is case sensitive.
			Randy
|>	When the NEAR spacecraft performs it's flyby on the 23rd it will be
|>oriented to produce 'sunglint' maneuvers (sounds like Iridium).  A map of
|>the places and times is at http://sd-www.jhuapl.edu/NEAR/ (Get ready for
|>Earth swingby).  I had predicted that NEAR might be about magnitude 11
|>but obviously all bets are off now.