[amsat-bb] Re: Less than lightening Results
ko6th_greg at hotmail.com
Thu Apr 9 20:01:53 PDT 2009
Yeah, this is one grand old bird (the satellite, I mean). If you look at the planetary statistics, the median age of the human population is about 26.8 as of 2000, and growing slowly. That makes AO-07, at age 35, significantly older than more than half of the people on Earth.
Greg KO6TH (one of the few older than AO-07...)
> From: glasbrenner at mindspring.com
> To: gordonjcp at gjcp.net; amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Date: Thu, 9 Apr 2009 20:36:24 -0400
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Less than lightening Results
> I LOL'ed. AO-7 was launched one month or so after I was born, but I only
> took 9 months to build, so it's sort of a toss up!
> 73, Drew KO4MA
> > I try to listen to at least one pass a week, just out of respect.
> > I mean, AO-7 is nearly as old as I am.
> > Gordon MM3YEQ (is feeling his age a bit today)
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