Russian Update.

Neil Clifford (n.clifford1@physics.oxford.ac.uk)
Fri, 6 Oct 1995 18:39:57 +0100 (BST)

>According to the VKS P.R.O. announcement Kosmos-2321 was launched today
>morning at 0623:10DMV (0323:10UTC) from LC132 of Plesetsk cosmodrome.
>
>Launch of the Luch-1 previously scheduled at 1647UTC on Oct 06 is
>delayed until Oct 09. It will be launched with the Block DM-2M
>(11S861-01) upper stage on board of Proton-K (8K82K) launcher.
>
>After receiving of new Mir station's orbital measurements launch time of
>Progress M-29 was recalculated today morning and it is settled now at
>1851:40UTC on Oct 08. Estimated docking time is 1930UTC on Oct 10.

The estimated nominal orbit insertion tle for Progress M29 (pseudo-NORAD
number) and latest Mir tle are as follows:

Progress M29
1 99929U          95281.79200023  .00459431  86627-6  13972-3 0    16
2 99929  51.6381 309.7065 0030703  86.6506 355.4339 16.24606422    03
Mir
1 16609U 86017A   95279.22021483 +.00003320 +00000-0 +50756-4 0 02734
2 16609 051.6478 321.7007 0002748 153.0519 207.0604 15.57591502550267

regards,

-- 
Neil Clifford                             <n.clifford@physics.oxford.ac.uk>
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