Re: New telescope at Maui

JAY RESPLER (jrespler@InJersey.com)
Wed, 16 Jul 1997 01:05:05 -0400 (EDT)

On Tue, 15 Jul 1997, Allen Thomson wrote:
> HALEAKALA, MAUI, Hawaii (AFNS) -- It is now possible to see 4-inch objects
> approximately 180 miles in space using one of the largest telescopes in the
> world and the largest in the Department of Defense. The new telescope was
> recently unveiled during an Air Force ceremony atop Mount Haleakaka in Maui,
> Hawaii.

NOW they can see 4" objects?  How have they been looking at Vanguard 1 
and other small objects up till now?

Jay Respler
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