RE: Sophisticated questions concerning satellite tracking

From: Ted Molczan via Seesat-l <seesat-l_at_satobs.org>
Date: Sun, 20 Sep 2015 17:37:38 -0400
James Lloyd wrote:

> the German magazine "Der Spiegel" reports about sovjet activities in syria by comparing
> satellite images taken on Sept,4th & Sept, 15th .  Using Heavens-Above.com by try & error I
> guess the images on both Sept, 4th & 15th were taken with Lacrosse5.

Imagery from Lacrosse 5 (05016A / 28646) or other U.S. intelligence gathering satellites would not have been made
available to journalists. The most likely source would be one of the commercial imagery providers. Is the article on the
web?

Ted Molczan


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