satwk10.rpt from OIG

Mike McCants (mikem@fc.net)
Sat, 8 Mar 1997 10:49:37 -0600 (CST)

                        WEEKLY SATELLITE SITUATION REPORT


    This report is prepared weekly as a supplement to the monthly Satel-
    lite Situation Report.  It provides a listing of objects that have
    been newly cataloged or that were reported as no longer being in orbit
    during the calendar week covered by this report, excluding classical
    elements for newly cataloged debris objects resulting from break-ups.
    Source information for this report is provided by the United States
    Space Command and NASA.

    This report is prepared and made available by the Mission Operations
    and Systems Development Division, Code 510.1, Goddard Space Flight
    Center, Greenbelt, Maryland,  USA 20771.

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                                                   Date: March 06, 1997


                  Period: February 27 through March 05

                         Newly Cataloged Objects

INTERNATIONAL          CATALOG OBJECT  LAUNCH  PERIOD  INCLI-  APOGEE PERIGEE
IDENTIFIER     NAME    NUMBER  SOURCE   DATE   MINS.   NATION    KM     KM

1991 003H              24741    ESA    15 JAN   546.9    6.7    30901    650
1997 009A INTELSAT 801 24742   ITSO    01 MAR  1142.8    0.7    35718  23945
1997 009B              24743    ESA    01 MAR   650.2    6.8    36786    180
1997 010A   ZEYA       24744    CIS    04 MAR    94.0   97.2      479    466
1997 010B              24745    CIS    04 MAR    94.0   97.2      479    466
1997 010C              24746    CIS    04 MAR    93.4   97.2      467    423
1997 010D              24747    CIS    04 MAR    93.6   97.2      466    437


      OBJECTS 24682 THROUGH 24699 HAVE NOT BEEN CATALOGED BY USSPACECOM.


                        Objects No Longer In Orbit

INTERNATIONAL               CATALOG          OBJECT       LAUNCH       DATE
IDENTIFIER     NAME         NUMBER           SOURCE        DATE       DECAYED

1986 017LV                   24657            CIS        19 FEB 86  17 FEB 97
1994 029ZU                   24616             US        19 MAY 94  22 FEB 97
1994 029M                    23964             US        19 MAY 94  26 FEB 97
1965 082AZ                   01686             US        15 OCT 65  27 FEB 97
1986 017LN                   23895            CIS        19 FEB 86  28 FEB 97
1986 017LM                   23925            CIS        19 FEB 86  01 MAR 97
1996 047A    SOYUZ TM-24     24280            CIS        17 AUG 96  02 MAR 97
1996 073D                    24707            CIS        24 DEC 96  02 MAR 97
1986 017LD                   23917            CIS        19 FEB 86  03 MAR 97


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