Re: How inaccurate are predictions made months in advance?

Mir16609 (
Wed, 29 Apr 1998 11:43:55 EDT

In a message dated 4/29/98 7:42:20 AM EST, writes:

> Incidentally the Russians are now saying in Press reports that they are
>  going to lower MIR, using the Progress scheduled for launch May 15,
>  presumably after the contract with NASA expires when Andy Thomas leaves
>  Tony Beresford

This story was reported recently by a copyrighted Associated Press release
that I received through AOL news.  The following CNN address has essentially
the same information:

Don Gardner
39.1796 N; 76.8419 W;  34m ASL