re: sat launched in 55 degree orbit

From: Tony Beresford (
Date: Sat Apr 14 2007 - 02:54:54 EDT

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    At 10:49 AM 14/04/2007, Kevin Fetter wrote:
    >Spacetrack shows, it being a chinese satellite. That's 2 this month.
    Could be a payload and a rocket in MEO transfer orbit, in which case one
    assumes one or the other object will do a circularization burn.
    This is usual orbit for navsat applications like GPS
    Tony Beresford
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