T-4 launch window

John Pike (johnpike@fas.org)
Thu, 19 Dec 1996 19:07:17 -0500

At 06:22 PM 12/19/96 -0500, Ted M. wrote:

>>    WASHINGTON (Reuter)
>>    The launch period opens at 11:30 A.M. EST and extends until
>>1:00 P.M. EST.

The NRO news release states that the window is from 0830 PST through 1100
PST as I originally reported. I don't know why Reuters made a mistake on this.


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