[meteorite-list] How Many Meteorites Fall?
From: Kelly Webb <kelly_at_meteoritecentral.com>
Date: Thu Apr 22 09:37:33 2004
Dear Al and List,
Thanks, Al, for a new class of object to calculate the odds on! Even
though there are no reports of aircraft hit by meteorites, one can
certainly calculate the odds and see if it is a reasonable possibility.
You've given me a new assignment to crunch the numbers on.
> It makes one wonder what the odds are each time one takes to the air.
> I am convinced that some unexplained aviation disasters are
> meteoritically related, though they are no doubt rare.
Received on Sun 10 Dec 2000 04:36:45 PM PST