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Re: AO-40 high-speed telemetry?



At 11:37 AM 11/20/00 -0800, Paul Williamson wrote:
>At 11:41 AM 11/20/2000 -0700, Vince Fiscus, KB7ADL wrote:
>>It's also kind of strange that the prelaunch keps are off now. Phase 3 
>>keps are normally good for weeks.
>
>Actually, what's strange is that the prelaunch keps were so good. The 
>prelaunch keps are based on the assumption that every parameter of the 
>booster performs at 100.000% exactly nominal. That never happens! This 
>launch was incredibly accurate, a tribute to Arianespace's calibration.

I'm not arguing that. I'm saying look how good the keps were and now less 
than a week after the launch the keps are a bit off. It's almost like ATOS 
might be going but the telemetry says it's not.

KB7ADL

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