Re: Space mirror article

Dale Ireland (direland@drdale.com)
Sat, 31 Oct 1998 06:44:18 -0800

Paul
There was an article here stating that due to the hard economic times  =
the Russian government is having a hard time making payroll and some =
people are being paid with cases of vodka rather than currency. I =
believe this project is the unfortunate result of that policy.
Dale

-----Original Message-----
Subject: Space mirror article
>Hi all,
>  Check out this somewhat strange article concerning a Russian space
>mirror experiment.  This one is going to be used to "improve Mir's
>navigational system by providing a measure for its distance from earth
>as well as from the sun."
>  Is this the same as Znamya?
>
>http://www.russiatoday.com:80/rtoday/news/98102716.html
>