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Re: AO-40 high-speed telemetry?



Well, the latest set of keps was precise to the second for LOS, far as I 
could hear at my QTH (North Carolina, USA).

Ken is doing a super job with them!

73,

Mark

At 05:19 PM 11/20/2000, Vince Fiscus, KB7ADL wrote:
>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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