[amsat-bb] Re: Satgate System Closed
bruninga at usna.edu
Fri Apr 27 10:57:07 PDT 2007
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Satgate System Closed
> ...this is too bad. it was invaluable for those out in
> the backwoods for 1. fun-sending emails out
> 2.need-EMERGENCY BEACONS via aprs. i tried it once,
> sending an email via the ISS and it is super cool.
> is something taking it's place?
The subject SATgates are the old PACSAT (not Pcsat) BBS systems.
The Global APRS internet (Igate) and "satgate" system remains.
You can send a one-line packet email from just about anywhere at
any time on any APRS frequency, and the email should arrive by
email just about anywhere.
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