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Re: Why The Drift?






>From: bd703@scn.org
>Reply-To: bd703@scn.org
>To: sarex@AMSAT.Org
>Subject: Re: [sarex] Why The Drift?
>Date: Sat, 24 Feb 2001 02:46:07 -0800 (PST)
>
>
>During the STS-98 mission, the ISS orbit was raised 16 statute miles
>in 4 reboost mauevers.
>
>I hope this helps you keep tabs on future missions.
>
>Kerwin
>N7JGW
>

Good comments.  MOst of the reboost will come near end of docked phase.  
however, and this mission is an excellent example some may occur earlier 
9and inded even with the shuttle not docked) due to collision avoidance 
manuevers.
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