[amsat-bb] Re: AO-51 SSTV
wb2llp at optonline.net
Wed Jan 28 14:38:27 PST 2009
The North East portion of the US had bigger problems than working a
satellite today. Those that were not at work, were busy taking care of
their property. We were enjoying a significant snowfall which was followed
by what our forecasters call a Wintry Mix which consists of more snow,
freezing rain and rain.
It is a delightful game trying to figure out when and how often to clean up
hoping that you do not end up with a sheet of ice on your driveway and
walks. If you wait too long you have the fun of removing several inches of
soaking wet snow which is a bit heavy.
We must speak to the chaps that control AO-51 and ask them not to let this
73 de WB2LLP Gene
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