Re: tether observation

Larry Klaes (
Mon, 4 Mar 1996 14:25:36 -0500 (EST)

Whatever happened to the 20-mile tether released by the Delta II rocket
a few years back?  Last I heard it was actually cut in half by some
space debris.  Has it re-entered?  

Too bad that successful tether mission didn't get the publicity the 
twice-failed NASA one has gotten.