[amsat-bb] Re: Phase 4 versus Eagle
glasbrenner at mindspring.com
Fri Dec 14 13:00:25 PST 2007
> Probably a good pointing spot would be where XM and Sirius Point their
> antennas - just about on the Canadian Border close to Winnipeg- Manitoba
> Robin VE3FRH.
Probably not if we care about covering the Southern Hemisphere. We really
don't know enough even to speculate, but this likely won't be a spot beam
like the Ku and C band transponders use. Range will be less than AO-40, so
the earth is a fairly big target still.
73, Drew KO4MA
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