Some information with additional pointers on the Iridium sat can be found on either VSOHP. http://www.satellite.eu.org/iridium.html http://www2.plasma.mpe-garching.mpg.de/sat/iridiuim.html I will update Ron's final format version on the page sometime today. Jeff Hunt <firstname.lastname@example.org> On Tue, 23 Sep 1997, Bram Dorreman wrote in part: > I don't know much about the Iridium's as body, my son Chris and I > just started to collect some data to be able to create a nice story > about Iridium's visual, or is it optical, behaviour. Yet when I > traveled from home to my office (by bus) I think I was able to > calculate the size of the reflecting surface from our brightest > observations. The result is: at least 4 square meters. I am anxious > to know how large it really is.