Re: Strange Mir Report

JAY RESPLER (jrespler@InJersey.com)
Fri, 11 Jul 1997 02:09:50 -0400 (EDT)

On Mon, 7 Jul 1997, Don Horton wrote:

>         Have heard nothing about this other than from NBC.  Can anyone
> confirm the story?
> >Cosmonauts last Tuesday reported hearing thumps and seeing something leaking 
> >overboard from a damaged module on the space station.
> >
> >A senior official at Russian Mission Control confirmed Saturday there had been 
> >a mystery leak from the Spektr science module five days ago and said experts 
> >were sure it was not fuel. Only one thing is clear... it was not fuel, a senior
> >communications specialist told Reuters on condition he not be identified. But 
> >apart from that no one has an answer yet to this mystery.