[amsat-bb] Re: Can we get them to fix AO-40 first then?
samudra.haque at gmail.com
Wed Oct 14 19:39:42 PDT 2009
There is no need for any specialised photo intelligence assets, simple
telescopes with enough F/D and gain will do, there are many amateur
astronomers who have imaged craters on the moon (e.g.., google
astrophotography) also see
Question is do we have any amateur astronomer who is also amsat enthusiast ?
On Wed, Oct 14, 2009 at 10:29 PM, Rocky Jones <orbitjet at hotmail.com> wrote:
> The "national intellegence assets" which would be needed to get an image of
> AO-40 that "showed things" are probably there...but if you see the pictures
> they have to kill you (grin).
> I know amateurs who have imaged -40 and done so enough to measure the light
> curve from it.
Hope to hear from them if they are on the list..
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