Re: Decay watch: Iridium 69 rocket

Ed Cannon (ecannon@mail.utexas.edu)
Sun, 07 Jun 1998 03:56:13 -0500

Any chances of seeing the decay of Iridium 69 CZ rocket (25321U, 
98026C) here were rendered moot by it becoming mostly cloudy 
before 3:00 a.m.  (I had a prediction for 79 miles (126 km) 
above the ground and several hundred deep into Earth's shadow.)  
Any good luck in California or elsewhere?

Ed C.
ecannon@mail.utexas.edu
Austin, Texas, USA