Re: Geoeye 1 launch today

From: John Locker (john@satcom.freeserve.co.uk)
Date: Sat Sep 06 2008 - 15:41:54 UTC

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    Thanks Ralph....
    
    I recall writing an article about it for a UK mag about ten years ago and 
    seeing the Geoeye  mentioned made me wonder whatever happened to it !
    
    John
    
    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: "Ralph McConahy" <rwmcconahy4@comcast.net>
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    Sent: Saturday, September 06, 2008 3:49 PM
    Subject: Re: Geoeye 1 launch today
    
    
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    > John Locker asked:
    >>>anyone know what happened to GoreSat , the
    >>>earth imaging satellite that was supposed to
    >>>be placed at L1?
    >
    > "The $100 million satellite remains in storage at a cost of $1 million a 
    > year"
    >
    > See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Triana_(satellite)
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