Observed Iridium MFS Satellites

Ron Lee (ronlee@pcisys.net)
Fri, 05 Sep 1997 23:02:44

Observed the "dummy" Iridiums from the Chinese launch:
#24925/26 (1997-048 A/B) on 6 Sept 97 at 04:15- 04:16 UT.

Objects basically on time and on track using Alan's Select.tle
elsets.  Magnitude 8.0-8.5 and steady during the short observing
interval.

Ron Lee