RE: STS-96 Space Shuttle Re-entry Data

McConahy, Ralph (RMcConahy@jbar.gdscc.nasa.gov)
Fri, 4 Jun 1999 17:03:10 -0700

I heard moments ago that STS-96 will land at Edwards AFB.

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Jake Rees [SMTP:jrburca@worldnet.att.net]
> Sent:	Friday, June 04, 1999 5:01 PM
> To:	SeeSat-L@blackadder.lmsal.com
> Cc:	ronlee@pcisys.net
> Subject:	STS-96 Space Shuttle Re-entry Data
> 
> From the below link, I've pasted in data for STS-96 Entry.  If you're in
> Central America, you're in luck.
> -- Jake
> 
> http://38.201.67.72/realdata/sightings/sighttext/index.html
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> STS-96 Entry (KSC landing on orbit 154)    6-Jun-1999
> Launch:  27-May-1999  10:49:42 UTC
>           CITY                TIME         ELEV         AZ      ELSUN
> BOOM
>   1.  David, Panama        05:44:48 UTC    21.6  WNW  (292.1)   -57.9
> 9:28
>   2.  Havana, Cuba         05:50:53 UTC    15.6  E    ( 80.8)   -43.1
> 9:25
>   3.  Managua, Nicaragua   05:45:25 UTC     7.6  ESE  (112.8)   -54.4
> 21:31
>   4.  Panama City, Panama  05:45:16 UTC     6.6  WNW  (290.8)   -56.8
> 23:54
>   5.  Puerto Limon, CR     05:45:11 UTC    63.9  WNW  (290.0)   -56.4
> 3:56
>   6.  San Jose, Costa Rica 05:45:03 UTC    41.5  ESE  (111.7)   -56.5
> 5:19
>   7.  San Salvador         05:45:31 UTC     1.5  ESE  (112.6)   -52.8
> 40:58
>   8.  Santa Clara, Cuba    05:50:14 UTC    36.5  W    (262.0)   -43.5
> 4:38
>   9.  Tegucigalpa          05:45:56 UTC     3.9  ESE  (111.5)   -52.5
> 30:41
> Note:  These times and elevations are at the point of closest approach
>        (peak elevation) for each city.  ELSUN is the Sun's elevation for
>        that city at that time.  BOOM is the estimated length of time
>        (MIN:SEC) after closest approach when the sonic boom may be heard.
>        It is unlikely that the boom will be heard if peak elevation is
>        less than 20 deg.  Plasma trail visibility is best with sun
>        elevations less than approximately -10 deg.Note:
> Central Daylight Time = CDT / CST = Central Standard Time
> GMT = Greenwich Mean Time /UTC = Universal Time Coordinated
> CST = UTC Minus 6 Hours
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