Wideband Global SATCOM

From: Brooke Clarke (brooke@pacific.net)
Date: Thu Oct 11 2007 - 14:36:52 EDT

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    It looks like KSC is launching the first of three Wideband Global SATCOM (aka 
    Wideband Gapfiller ) tonight (11 Oct 2007) that will have 39 channels each 125 
    MHz wide, i.e. more bandwidth than all the other sats in orbit.
    I'm guessing it will end up in a geosynchronous orbit around 7.5 deg West, i.e. 
    half way between Iran and the U.S. East coast.  Has the final orbit been 
    Have Fun,
    Brooke Clarke
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