Re: Feng Yun 1C r/b visibility?

Ron Lee (
Fri, 04 Jun 1999 16:06:30 -0600

This is from a 13 may 99 obs report:

The first was the rocket, #25732, 99025C which flashed at about
a twice per second rate.  Nice flasher but needs binoculars.

Ron Lee

>	Has anyone seen the Feng Yun 1C r/b (#25732) recently?  I have
>tried a few of times this past week or so and have not seen it at all.  If
>the magnitude info in the Molzcan TLE file is right, it should have been
>an easily seen ~+2.5 mag for these passes.
>Robert Fenske, Jr.