Saturday, September 24, 2011

NASA CONFIRMS SATELLITE HAS PENETRATED THE ATMOSPHERE OVER THE PACIFIC OCEAN - 24th Sept 2011

Sat, 24 Sep 2011 09:46:42 AM GMT+0200

NASA’s decommissioned Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite fell back to Earth between 11:23 p.m. EDT Friday, Sept. 23 and 1:09 a.m. EDT Sept. 24. The Joint Space Operations Center at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California said the satellite penetrated the atmosphere over the Pacific Ocean. The precise re-entry time and location are not yet known with certainty.