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Re: Troubleshooting the bird



> Regarding the 400N engine problems, the arc-jet thrusters are a possible
> back-up.  Can they get us to our orbit?  I don't know enough to say.  That
> is for Ken and the orbit specialists to determine.

Both thrusters are required to establish the desired orbit.  With the arcjet
alone, we would need to compromise on the orbit.

73, Ken N2WWD


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