[FPSPACE] Vostok Flight Duration

Chris Jones clj@emc.com
19 Oct 2000 11:27:28 -0400

JamesOberg@aol.com writes:

  In a message dated 10/19/00 9:45:01 AM Central Daylight Time, 
  dconst+@pyrrhus.cimds.ri.cmu.edu writes:
  << This is the correct interpretation. >>
  This raises the intriguing question -- is the 108 minutes for "Gagarin" (not 
  his 'SA") in error by several minutes?

Presumably Gagarin landed after his "SA", since it was the too rapid descent of 
the latter that led to the need for the cosmonaut to eject before landing.