[amsat-bb] Re: New European Astronauts announced - One is British! and one is German! :-)
peter.guelzow at kourou.de
Wed May 20 14:46:11 PDT 2009
Congratulations Jim !!
... and One is German...
"His grandfather, a radio amateur, had 27 years ago awakened his
enthusiasm for Space, Alexander Gerst (33) reported in his
presentation. He explained that he transmitted his words to the Moon and
together they were listening the echoes with some time delay...."
Well - instead of a grandson, we could had a well known AMSAT-DL member
there... unfortunately he missed only the last selection before the
73s Peter DB2OS
Jim Heck wrote:
> Hi Folks,
> See the deails at
> 73 Jim G3WGM
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