[amsat-bb] Re: JUBILEE and other frustrations
Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF
nigel at ngunn.net
Thu May 29 01:45:43 PDT 2008
An orbiting telemetry transmitter is of little use to very few and on no use to the majority.
John Wright wrote:
> There seems to be a proliferation of satellites using the Amateur
> bands as cheap down link frequencies, and using Radio Amateurs as a
> cheap way of collecting their data. It is MY personal belief that a
> satellite should only use our hard-earned and much coveted
> frequencies if they REALLY do carry an Amateur Radio payload... I.E.
> a Transponder!
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