Re: STS-93 Exhaust Tracking?

=?iso-8859-2?Q?Anton=EDn=20V=EDtek?= (avitek@lib.cas.cz)
Mon, 26 Jul 1999 07:36:17 +0200

The experiment name is SIMLEX (Shuttle Ionospheric Modification With Pulsed
Localized Exhaust), descrfipton see in press kit at
http://www.shuttlepresskit.com/STS-93/payload34.htm

Terry Pritchard wrote:

> NASA's status report for STS-93 today stated the following:
>
> >Collins and Ashby also continued to provide investigators with data for a
> pair of experiments
> >involving the study of exhaust vapors from the engines of space vehicles by
> firing reaction
> >control system and orbital maneuvering system engines several times as
> Columbia passed over
> >worldwide tracking network stations.
>
> Can anyone point me to a more complete description of this experiment?
>
> Thanks,
>
> -Terry
>
> Terry Pritchard
> Orangeville, Ontario, Canada
> N43.925 W80.116

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