[amsat-bb] Re: [fieldops] What do you do with satellites?
gouldsmi at bellsouth.net
Wed Oct 1 18:31:12 PDT 2008
Sounds like a great topic Eric.
Thanks for thinking about it and following up. I look forward to the
article. Are you going to be able to make it to Atlanta later this month
for the Symposium?
Obviously I am interested in the the telemetry and understanding how the
satellite operates and adapts to changes in eclipse period and distance from
----- Original Message -----
From: "Eric Christensen" <eric at christensenplace.us>
To: "AMSAT FieldOps" <fieldops at amsat.org>; <AMSAT-BB at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, October 01, 2008 9:03 PM
Subject: [fieldops] What do you do with satellites?
>I had a question a couple of days ago from someone that thought all you
> could do over the satellites was talk. I explained to him that there
> were other things you could do but I'm sure I left out some things.
> That got me thinking, though. I wonder how many people just aren't
> familiar enough with satellites to know there are other things you can
> do with them than just pick up a microphone and talk.
> I've already started writing an article on what you can do with
> satellites but I'd love to hear from all the users out there as to how
> you operate over the birds.
> Please respond directly to me at w4otn at amsat.org.
> Eric Christensen, W4OTN
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