Re: Is this addition to line0 OK?

Wed, 16 Jun 1999 23:35:27 -0400

Rick von Glahn wrote:
>I believe the values are in square meters. My requestor so indicates and I'm
>sure he is right but, oddly enough the "Satellite Situation Report" hasn't a
>legend indicating the measurement units for any data. But, it all seems to
>be, what else??, metric.

You're right. No reports describe RCS. However, I do have a letter from
SpaceCom stating that RCS is in square meters. Unfortunately, there
are also a few other descriptive indicators that do not show up in SSR.

Jay Respler
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