satwk01.rpt from OIG

Mike McCants (mikem@fc.net)
Fri, 3 Jan 1997 13:43:47 -0600

                        WEEKLY SATELLITE SITUATION REPORT


    This report is prepared weekly as a supplement to the monthly Satel-
    lite 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 calendar week 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.

    This report is prepared and made available by the Mission Operations
    and Systems Development Division, Code 510.1, Goddard Space Flight
    Center, Greenbelt, Maryland,  USA 20771.

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                                                   Date: January 02, 1997


                  Period: December 27 through January 01

                         Newly Cataloged Objects

INTERNATIONAL          CATALOG OBJECT  LAUNCH  PERIOD  INCLI-  APOGEE PERIGEE
IDENTIFIER     NAME    NUMBER  SOURCE   DATE   MINS.   NATION    KM     KM

1994 085AA             24703    CIS    26 DEC   128.5   64.7     2235   1880
1966 005N              24704     US    28 JAN      ELEMENTS NOT AVAILABLE
1965 109F              24705     US    22 DEC      ELEMENTS NOT AVAILABLE

      OBJECTS 24682 THROUGH 24699 HAVE NOT BEEN CATALOGED BY USSPACECOM.


                        Objects No Longer In Orbit

INTERNATIONAL               CATALOG          OBJECT       LAUNCH       DATE
IDENTIFIER     NAME         NUMBER           SOURCE        DATE       DECAYED

1994 029NH                   24332             US         19 MAY      24 DEC
1986 017KK                   23891            CIS         19 FEB      27 DEC
1994 029BX                   24026             US         19 MAY      30 DEC


Mike McCants
mikem@fc.net