Re: [gundam] Best battleship at its time?


Chaos025@aol.com
Mon, 5 Apr 1999 18:19:25 EDT


In a message dated 4/5/99 11:24:37 AM Mountain Daylight Time, rsu@tigana.com
writes:

> North Pole would be a pretty bad place to launch space vehicle. For
> economical reason of fuel, launch from the equator are much much cheaper
due
> to the slightly lower gravity pull.
> -

No, its cheaper because of the boost your launch gets from the earths
rotation. The equator does not have a significantly lower gravity than the
poles.

SJ
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