Re: shuttle comet seen

Date: Mon Jul 16 2001 - 23:25:56 PDT

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    Daniel Deak wrote:
    > aroound -2. At MECO we saw like a comet tail appeared. It looked like a fuel
    > dump of irregular shape. If it is not a usual feature, could it be the result of
    > the new main engine being used for the first time ? 
    I've seen several launches before and this is the first time I recall
    seeing that spectacular tail.
    I'm wondering if it was always there, but made visible this time by
    the sun which was about to rise?
    Jay Respler
       Satellite Tracker * Early Typewriter Collector
               Freehold, New Jersey
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