Re: Jason 2 launch on June 20

From: George Olshevsky (george.olshevsky@gmail.com)
Date: Fri Jun 20 2008 - 16:09:14 UTC

  • Next message: George Olshevsky: "Re: Jason 2 launch on June 20"

    On Thu, Jun 19, 2008 at 10:25 AM, Kevin Fetter <kfetter@yahoo.com> wrote:
    > A delta 2 rocket, will place the Jason 2 satellite into orbit, on June 20.
    >
    > Launch time is 7:46 UTC
    
    
    Stayed up till 1 am with binoculars but did not witness the launch.
    This is odd, because Vandenberg launches generally leave prominent
    contrails in the western sky of San Diego. Perhaps the lateness of the
    hour kept any part of the trail from being illuminated by the sun?
    
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