satwk41 report from OIG

Mike McCants (mikem@freeside.fc.net)
Sat, 10 Oct 1998 11:31:49 -0500 (CDT)

USA 140 and its Taurus rocket are classified objects.


                       Satellite Catalog Action Report

From: 1998/10/03
Through: 1998/10/10

The following objects have been reported as cataloged:

Internatnl
Designator   CatNo Common Name        Source LaunchDate
------------ ----- ------------------ ------ ----------
1998-055A    25489 USA 140            US     1998/10/03
1998-055B    25490 TAURUS STAGE 3 R/B US     1998/10/03
1998-056A    25491 EUTELSAT-W2        FR     1998/10/05
1998-056B    25492 SIRIUS-3           FR     1998/10/05
1998-056C    25493 ARIANNE 44L R/B    FR     1998/10/05
1998-056D    25494 SPELDA             FR     1998/10/05
1998-057A    25495 HOTBIRD 5          EUTE   1998/10/09
1998-057B    25496 ATLAS II CENTAUR R US     1998/10/09


The following objects have been reported as decayed:

Internatnl
Designator   CatNo Common Name               Source LaunchDate DecayDate
------------ ----- ------------------------- ------ ---------- ----------
1994-029XM   24561 PEGASUS DEB               US     1994/05/19 1998/09/20
1986-017MV   25439 MIR DEB                   CIS    1986/02/19 1998/09/20
1981-059G    24915 NOAA 7 DEB                US     1981/06/23 1998/10/01
1969-082HD   04894 THORAD AGENA D DEB        US     1969/09/30 1998/10/02
1994-029BH   24012 PEGASUS DEB               US     1994/05/19 1998/10/03
1994-029QG   24379 PEGASUS DEB               US     1994/05/19 1998/10/03
1995-008K    24784 COSMOS 2306 DEB           CIS    1995/03/02 1998/10/03
1994-029LZ   24250 PEGASUS DEB               US     1994/05/19 1998/10/08
1994-049D    23202 ARIANE 44LP+ DEB          ESA    1994/08/10 1998/10/10
1998-054C    25487 SL-6 PLAT                 CIS    1998/09/28 1998/10/10


The following objects have been reported as modified:

Internatnl
Designator   CatNo Common Name               Source LaunchDate DecayDate
------------ ----- ------------------------- ------ ---------- ----------
1998-054B    25486 SL-06 R/B(1)              CIS    1998/09/28     /  /
1998-054C    25487 SL-6 PLAT                 CIS    1998/09/28 1998/10/10