Re: Mir Today, Gone Tomorrow

Chuck Kuecker (
Wed, 02 Jun 1999 22:18:52 -0500

At 06:58 PM 6/2/99 -0700, spike wrote:
>Well, it would be a few hundred million to boost it all to a really
>long lived orbit. Also, it would be fairly useless as a space station
>because it would end up in the Van Allen belts (high radiation.)

I was thinking 'cold storage' - but I guess it's just not all that worthwhile to store 'junk'...

Chuck Kuecker