Re: Sea Launch payload

Robert Smathers (
Sun, 28 Mar 1999 11:44:12 -0700 (MST)

Philip Chien wrote:
> It does not have any transmitting equipment or transponders, so once it was
> ejected it became a dead mass in orbit.

hmmm, I thought Demosat had one transmitter - the telecast made it seem
like some of the data collected and recorded by Demosat would be
downlinked to the ground after spacecraft separation.

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