[amsat-bb] Re: AO-7 Distance stretched again !
w7lrd at comcast.net
Tue Jan 19 22:29:54 PST 2010
I'm working on it!
73 Bob W7LRD
----- Original Message -----
From: "Pierre van Deventer" <pierrevd at icon.co.za>
To: "Andre' v Deventer" <vandeventeraj at telkomsa.net>, AMSAT-BB at amsat.org
Sent: Tuesday, January 19, 2010 9:20:29 PM GMT -08:00 US/Canada Pacific
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: AO-7 Distance stretched again !
Thanks to all that have responded to the email below.
I have been in contact with Josep EA6SA. The information on QRZ.com is
His correct grid locator is JM19lo, this results in a 22 km reduction to the
distance claimed previously. The correct distance is 7,766 km.
Good luck with pushing the envelope.
73, Pierre ZS6BB
From: amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org [mailto:amsat-bb-bounces at amsat.org] On
Behalf Of Andre' v Deventer
Sent: 18 January 2010 23:29
Subject: [amsat-bb] AO-7 Distance stretched again !
Congrats to Pierre ZS6BB KG43eu and Josep EA6SA JM19ir with their 7,788km
contact via Ao-7B on 18 Jan 2010 at 17h27 UTC SSB.
This amazing distance and on SSB !
Well Done guys !
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