Satellite tracking Atlantic hurricanes is broken
philmt59 at aol.com
Thu Sep 27 15:24:57 CDT 2012
All those hurricanes that hit you, and you only have one satellite? Ever heard of 'constructive redundancy'? After all, we're only talking about a piffling half-a-billion dollars… Never mind, we'll rent you guys a spare.
On 27 Sep 2012, at 16:21, Bob Bruhns wrote:
> Just at hurricane season, when storms have been unusually strong, too. Hopefully it's some software glitch that might be turning some system on and off rapidly, but it may be a stabilizer wheel failure, or some such. Good thing there are other satellites that can provide some backup that can serve in the meantime, if not quite as well.
> Bob, WA3WDR
> On 9/27/2012 10:30 AM, Andre Kesteloot wrote:
>> Thought that some of AMRAD's space-focussed people might be interested...
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