Asteroid (22448) RickSaunders

John Richard Saunders (b.1956) attended York University for one year and is retired from a career as a Research Communicator for the Canadian military and an Air Traffic Specialist for NavCanada. Applying his considerable skills in electronics and optics, he and a buddy run TOGA. That's "Two Old Guys Astrogear." They make astronomy accessories.

Rick began a term as President of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, London Centre, in 2012.
Name suggested by Peter Jedicke and Robert Jedicke.

Orbit type: Main Belt 
Ref: MPC 105568

Author: 
pjedicke
Name: 
Ricksaunders
Number: 
22448
Designation: 
1996 TP35
Disc. Date: 
1996-10-11
Discoverer: 
Spacewatch
Disc. Place: 
Kitt Peak