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Re: Re: [sarex] ISS Transmissions



on 12/27/00 4:14 PM, Jose Mihotek at jmihotek@viewsonics.com wrote:

> The most powerful rocket is also Russian. Only they could have lifted the
> biggest components of the ISS. That's why they built those components.
> Because they needed to be large and we don't have that size lifting
> capability.

If the US Space Program would have had the proper foresight to stay on the
cutting edge of technology, we would have that booster.  I don't think
anything built has ever beaten the Saturn V with its lifting capability.

Let the US try to put a man on the moon today!  NOT!

73,

Jon
NA9D

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Jon Ogden
NA9D (ex: KE9NA)

Member:  ARRL, AMSAT, DXCC, NRA

http://www.qsl.net/ke9na

"A life lived in fear is a life half lived."

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