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Answers Your Questions

From: Roberto Solans, of Buenos Aires
To: Wayne Hale, lead flight director

Question: Why is the southern South America a blackout zone for TV signals from Shuttle?

Answer: There is no blackout zone for TV signals from the shuttle. We frequently receive television from the shuttle when it is flying over South America.

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Curator: Kim Dismukes | Responsible NASA Official: John Ira Petty | Updated: 04/07/2002
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