Iridium 17 flare

Paul L. Sventek (sventek@ibm.net)
Fri, 31 Oct 1997 19:52:41 -0600

Used my new GPS receiver to get on the IRIDFLAR predicted centerline for
the Iridium 17 flare west of Houston this evening. If you need an excuse to
get a 
GPS, use the excuse "I need one to chase Iridiums." Iridium 17 flared
brighter than Venus.
 



Paul L. Sventek
psventek@hotmail.com
sventek@ibm.net
paul@kelman.com