Re: Soyuz TMA-11

From: Leo Barhorst (leo.barhorst@tele2.nl)
Date: Tue Oct 09 2007 - 15:09:02 EDT

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    It is a SOYUZ launch not Progress.
    Progress is unmanned.
    Both are basically the same spacecraft.
    The Progress has no living compartment.
    
    Greetings
    Leo Barhorst
    
    ----- Original Message ----- 
    From: "Robert Holdsworth" <robbonz1@xtra.co.nz>
    To: "Seesat List" <SeeSat-L@satobs.org>
    Cc: "gprichard" <gprichard@vtown.com.au>
    Sent: Tuesday, October 09, 2007 8:18 PM
    Subject: Re: Soyuz TMA-11
    
    
    >
    > Pass is at 1322 on October 10 UTC so first pass after Progress launch will 
    > be early on the 11th our time.
    >
    > Should also be a Soyuz R/B to look out for, I have seen one unassisted 
    > before and they usually are only in orbit for a few days. before decay.
    >
    > It is looking highly unlikely that conditions will permit any observation 
    > here with rain or showers forecast for the rest of the week.
    >
    > As the Progress is manned launch is to be  broadcast on NASA-TV and may 
    > also appear on the tracker at spaceflight.nasa.gov
    >
    > Robert
    > Wainuiomata
    > New Zealand
    > 174.948E
    > 41.261S
    >
    >
    
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