Re: Flying blankets?

From: Tony Beresford (
Date: Tue Nov 02 2004 - 00:03:06 EST

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    At 01:21 2/11/04, j smith wrote:
    >Anyone hear of these or know the orbital elements of these?  Would they flash/flare or be seeable using binos?
    Dont think USSTRATCOM has catalogued them yet.
    30cm square perfect reflectors at geo range should be around magnitude 2. Allowing for 
    If one makes an educated guess that only 1/4 of the area is flat, flashes would be 
    say mag 4.
    Tony Beresford
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