Re: Object preceding MIR
Mon, 13 Apr 98 11:32:45

Yes, I agree (now;-). I failed to properly load 86-017MQ into my tracking
program, hence no good match. With it properly installed, the predicted 
track matches what I observed last night.

-Jeff Hunt <>

--- On Mon, 13 Apr 1998 08:54:07 +0100  Alan Pickup 
<> wrote in part:

>I am convinced that #25294 = 86- 17 MQ is the VDU external thruster
>pushed overboard from Mir at 12:35 UTC on April 11, and that this is the
>object seen drawing ahead of Mir over the past day.