satwk37.rpt from OIG

Mike McCants (mikem@fc.net)
Sat, 13 Sep 1997 06:57:59 -0500 (CDT)

              Weekly Satellite Situation Report

   Date:  September 12, 1997

This report is prepared as a supplement to the monthly Satellite Situation
Report.  It provides a listing of objects that have been newly cataloged or
that were reported as no longer being in orbit during the period covered by
this report, excluding classical elements for newly cataloged debris objects
resulting from break-ups.  Source information for this report is provided by
the United States Space Command and NASA.

Object 24868 has not been cataloged by USSPACECOM.


Period: September 04, 1997 through September 10, 1997

Newly Cataloged Objects:

Internatl.                   Catalog Object Launch Period Incli- Apogee Perigee
Designation  Name            Number  Source Date   Mins.  nation KM     KM

1981-059H    NOAA 7 DEB      24935   US     23 Jun  101.7   98.7    850     826
1997-050A    GE 3            24936   US     04 Sep 1587.9    0.8  43876   33539
1997-050B    ATLAS R/B       24937   US     04 Sep  792.3   19.1  43672     299
1992-047K    SL-12 DEB       24938   CIS    30 Jul  339.1   65.0  18793     665
1994-029ACB  PEGASUS DEB     24939   US     19 May   98.3   82.0    865     493
1994-029ACC  PEGASUS DEB     24940   US     19 May   98.9   81.7    883     525
1994-029ACD  PEGASUS DEB     24941   US     19 May  102.3   81.8   1118     613
1994-029ACE  PEGASUS DEB     24942   US     19 May  106.4   82.5   1565     579

Objects NO Longer In Orbit:

Internatl.                   Catalog Object Launch      Decay
Designation  Name            Number  Source Date        Date

1997-043G    IRIDIUM 23 DEB  24922   IRID   21 Aug 1997 31 Aug 1997
1994-029CW   PEGASUS DEB     24049   US     19 May 1994 02 Sep 1997
1994-029AD   PEGASUS DEB     23983   US     19 May 1994 03 Sep 1997
1994-029MC   PEGASUS DEB     24253   US     19 May 1994 03 Sep 1997
1994-029UJ   PEGASUS DEB     24485   US     19 May 1994 03 Sep 1997
1997-043H    IRIDIUM 23 DEB  24923   IRID   20 Aug 1997 04 Sep 1997
1994-029SQ   PEGASUS DEB     24448   US     19 May 1994 06 Sep 1997
1997-048D    DUMMY MASS DEB  24928   PRC    01 Sep 1997 06 Sep 1997
1994-029ABV  PEGASUS DEB     24823   US     19 May 1994 07 Sep 1997


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Mike McCants
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