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Old 10-02-2013, 12:47 AM   #35
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Default Re: Scope and format of world data sheets in SF

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Originally Posted by MatthewVilter View Post
Depending on your tech it (actually orbital speed so maybe this is different...) can be important for delta-V calculations for orbital shuttles.
It also determines how often a launch window recurrs for re-entries to a given drop zone and launches to rendezvous with a given orbiting ship or orbital port facility. And where observation satellites are rare, the timing of gaps in coverage.
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