Space News Archive - October 29, 2003
xfdws IT-COSTS-RM95M sked Emerging Markets DatafileOctober 29, 2003 NEW STRAITS TIMES-MANAGEMENT TIMES MALAYSIA ENGLISH It costs RM95m to train an astronaut, NEW STRAITS TIMES-MANAGEMENT TIMES Adrian David ASIA WorldSources, Inc.
DENVER (AP) -- The most powerful geomagnetic storm possible walloped the Earth early Wednesday, knocking out some airline communications but apparently causing no large power outages or other major problems.
- The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.