RE: Mir and Progress M-39

R_John@RMATSC.RIEM.COM
Fri, 24 Jul 1998 14:50:14 -0700

Jari,
	To me, the two element sets that you posted are only a
few seconds different.  Since the epochs are 0.7 days apart
you should expect small differences even though they are still
docked.
				Randy

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Subject: Mir and Progress M-39


Using these numbers:

Mir Complex     32.7  4.2  0.0  1.6 v
1 16609U 86017A   98204.46980395  .00006800  00000-0  70957-4 0  6477
2 16609  51.6575 222.7899 0006501 253.8397 106.1866 15.65840113709740
Progress M-39    8.0  2.4  0.0  4.5 d
1 25340U 98031A   98203.76777263  .00026420  00000-0  25928-3 0   693
2 25340  51.6576 226.3550 0006342 257.9350 102.0935 15.65848027 10798

I see that the Progress M-39 supply craft has undocked from Mir so there
should be some close formation passes tonight.

Jari