July 2018 Archives

Iridium Flare End-Of-Life II

Late last year, I blogged about my in the Astro-satpass distribution given that these satellites are being taken out of service in favor of a new design that does not flare.

For some time now, most of the updates to Astro-satpass have been to maintain the canned Iridium status table. This seemed wrong to me, so I have pulled …

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