Back to Home

God & Science Forum Message

Forums: Atm · Astrophotography · Blackholes · Blackholes2 · CCD · Celestron · Domes · Education
Eyepieces · Meade · Misc. · God and Science · SETI · Software · UFO · XEphem
RSS Button

Home | Discussion Forums | God and Science | Post

Be the first pioneers to continue the Astronomy Discussions at our new Astronomy meeting place...
The Space and Astronomy Agora
No, I Did Not Say That Japan Was Included.

Forum List | Follow Ups | Post Message | Back to Thread Topics | In Response To
Posted by Alexander on December 7, 2001 20:28:10 UTC

I said that if they were so near Japan when they were shot, how come they did not even notice that fact too. May be in Russian air space you may indeed be out of reach of air traffic tracing radars (although highly unlikely out of reach of russian air traffic tracing radars which would immediately warn you if you deviate - many Europe-Asia route foreign passenger planes indeed use Russian air space but they never were in trouble). So, if even to assume that by some reason they did not see russian radar signals, they could not miss Japanese "beacons".

There are many inconsistensies in "non-spying" version to make it true. Although, I agree that there may be many inconsistencies in "spying" version too.

Frankly, I think, we are not competent enough to take sides in this story because we do not have enough facts to judge.

And don't forget the history - the fact is that US was airspying over Russia several times, while Russia did not.

Follow Ups:

Login to Post
Additional Information
About Astronomy Net | Advertise on Astronomy Net | Contact & Comments | Privacy Policy
Unless otherwise specified, web site content Copyright 1994-2024 John Huggins All Rights Reserved
Forum posts are Copyright their authors as specified in the heading above the post.
"dbHTML," "AstroGuide," "ASTRONOMY.NET" & "VA.NET"
are trademarks of John Huggins