[amsat-bb] Re: PCSAT-1 over Europe

Chris Bloy chris at photofuture.co.uk
Fri Nov 9 02:59:27 PST 2007

Hi Bob,

I will try again over the weekend and report back on Monday..


Chris - M0DQO

-----Original Message-----
From: "Robert Bruninga" <bruninga at usna.edu>
To: "'AMSAT-BB BB'" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Date: Thu, 8 Nov 2007 18:14:05 -0500
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: PCSAT-1 over Europe

> Only "saw" two stations get through PCSAT on 
> the 6 Nov 23:40 UTC pass over central
> USA.  (Orbit #31850).  Try again tomorrow I guess.

Yes, when we changed the path to WIDEn-N, it took a while for
people to see the bulletins.  But the switch to the universal
APRS path of WIDEn-N (Usually WIDE2-2) is being successful at
slightly reducing the number of duplicate packets.  I wonder if
those in Europe have seen an impact?

Bob, Wb4APR

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