Re: STS Elset Available?

Sat, 17 Jul 1999 02:42:40 -0400 wrote:
> >  At a 28 degree inclination it's going to be tough to see from New York
> >  state...
> Actually, impossible.  In somewhere around 1,000 simulated orbits of the
> Space Shuttle, it never becomes visible where I live, which is several
> hundred km's south of New York state.

If it's meant that this specific mission won't be visible, that may well be. 
However, 28 deg shuttles are visible from here, lat. 40 deg in NJ.
My first shuttle sighting was the one that picked up LDEF several years ago, at
8 deg elevation.
Jay Respler
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