Re: Aurora ???

Jeffrey C. Hunt (jhunt@eagle1.eaglenet.com)
Sat, 7 Sep 1996 08:47:04 -0400 (EDT)

Forwarded message-  from Jeff Hunt
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Subject: Interball 2 Launch
This was reported in the American Geophysical Union newsletter:

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3. PLANNED INTERBALL2 LAUNCH AUGUST 29, 1996
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From: Prof. Lev Zeleny (lzeleny@stda.iki.rssi.ru)
  
Interball2 (Auroral Probe and Magion5 subsatellite) is about to be launched
from the Russian launching site Plesetsk on August 29 or 30 (backup date) 1996.
Planned parameters of the orbit are:

  Apogee           19140 km
  Perigee          781.8 km
  Nodical Period     5.9 hours
  Inclination       62.8 deg
  Ascending node     8.3 deg

Additional information about spacecraft and scientific payload
is available on http://www.iki.rssi.ru/interball.html
   
Scientific Coordinator of the Interball Project
Prof. Lev Zeleny

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Stu Huston                 
McDonnell Douglas Aerospace    
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