FW: K-2 T-4 Launch

Ted Molczan (molczan@fox.nstn.ca)
Wed, 3 Jul 1996 12:15:32 -0400

John Pike wrote:
 
>I have voice traffic from the Cape suggesting that ole K-2 was heading due
>east, suggesting that the thing was placed into a 28* parking orbit
>preparatory to probable injection to GEO. Does anyone have confirmation of
>this or of some other probable inclination??

I spoke with three experienced reporters, who 
witnessed the launch, and all stated that it 
went toward the northeast.

So far, I have received no observation reports,
either positive or negative. Weather here was
cloudy. Tonight may be clear; if so, I will
be out there searching.

bye for now