Re: Iridium Format...Final Version

Jeffrey C. Hunt (jhunt@eagle1.eaglenet.com)
Tue, 23 Sep 1997 08:11:14 -0400 (EDT)

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 <jhunt@eagle1.eaglenet.com>

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.