[amsat-bb] Re: LEO DX RS-6 and RS-8
impi at nbnet.nb.ca
Wed Sep 3 04:37:26 PDT 2008
Please remove my Dad from your forward list. He is terminally ill.
Thanks, Jim Dunfield(son)
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From: "Andy MacAllister" <w5acm at swbell.net>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, September 03, 2008 2:13 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: LEO DX RS-6 and RS-8
> The UA0's were just a bit beyond my horizon. The JA's were only a dream or
> required Mode K with HF skip!
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "John W Lee" <k6yk at juno.com>
> To: <w5acm at swbell.net>
> Cc: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, September 02, 2008 11:10 PM
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] LEO DX RS-6 and RS-8
>>I haven't checked for distance, but
>> I did work a JA on one of those RS's and a couple of
>> JOhn K6YK
>> On Tue, 2 Sep 2008 22:22:57 -0500 "Andy MacAllister" <w5acm at swbell.net>
>>> I have been looking through my QSO info on and off, for a while now,
>>> for my QSO to Germany via AO-7B, in the early 1980's. It hasn't
>>> yet, but I did run across two QSL cards from DC9ZP for contacts from
>>> previous QTH in Pearland, Texas to Sorup, Germany via RS-6 and RS-8
>>> in 1982.
>>> Manfred calculated the distance to be 8262.23 km. My calculation is
>>> like 8225 km.
>>> Has anyone been working up DX lists for RS-6 and RS-8?
>>> 73 de Andy W5ACM
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