Re: FW: Space Junk Destroys $500 Million Earth Observation

Ed Cannon (ecannon@mail.utexas.edu)
Tue, 01 Jul 1997 04:57:21 -0500

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Here's the URL of another article about the ADEOS loss:

  http://www.flatoday.com/space/today/063097o.htm

Using cola.exe, I found Cosmos 1570, as did Vince Gardiner, but on two
consecutive orbits, and also one other object:

   Date    Time (UT)  Norad         Name             Range (km)  EphAge

 6/28/1997  8:04:46.4 15031 Cosmos 1570      2.0  1.0     5.2     +2.19
 6/28/1997  9:45:37.5 15031 Cosmos 1570      2.0  1.0     4.6     +2.26
 6/29/1997 23:51:44.0 20432 Cosmos 2056      2.0  1.0     5.8     +3.83