OLD/NEW TLEs

JAY RESPLER (jrespler@superlink.net)
Sun, 26 Sep 1999 02:43:57 -0400

John W. Gardner, Jr. pointed these out to me. How do we get long dead
sats generating new elements?

> Brand 'new' element set with right decay date but correct common sat
> name is SKYNET 2B R/B (2) {DEB} E
> 
> THORAD DELTA 1 R/B(2)    Decayed: 1976/11/04
> 1 09530U 74094E   99267.25434582  .00277693  10074-5  24245-2 0    66
> 2 09530  24.3468 201.1873 1322260  20.4259 344.4320 13.05358589   407
> DELTA 1 R/B(2)    Decayed: 1973/06/26
> 1 05978U 68116B   99266.66721705  .00050078  00000-0  33820-2 0   345
> 2 05978  29.7614  34.4274 5621118 182.2097 173.6426  4.67462138  2324
> ERS 28 DEB    Decayed: 1976/08/23
> 1 05999U 68081F   99265.19299025  .00032318  00000-0  39456-2 0  4488
> 2 05999  26.2918 213.3921 2541793 144.4256 235.5861 10.11644516139585
> DELTA 1 R/B(2)    Decayed: 1991/10/23
> 1 10857U 78044C   80015.49296374 +.00000048 +00000-0 +00000-0 0 00029
> 2 10857 027.3577 160.5435 7254774 205.2605 085.8998 02.29909683013801


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