Re: >> weather balloon -Daylight Bright Object

Sun, 14 Mar 1999 21:29:15 -0500

ykChia wrote:
> By the way, I thought satellite watching is a recent ( last 10 years or so)
> hobby. I got a surprise when I found reference to Satellite Observation in my 17th
> edition of Norton's Star Atlas which I acquired in 1979!.

Not too recent.  I've enjoyed watching sats since the first one I saw, Sputnik 3
rocket in 1958. There are other observers here with similar experiences.

Jay Respler
 Sky Views:
Satellite Tracker * Early Typewriter Collector
           Freehold,  New Jersey