[amsat-bb] Re: AO-51 update
tim_cunningham at charter.net
Mon May 3 10:47:26 PDT 2010
If the desire is to promote Amateur Radio Satellites on Field Day for the
greater majority there will be more stations with V/U and/or V/S capability
than L/S or L/U capability based on historical observation. You can promote
variety or you can promote AMSAT to the greater Amateur Radio community.
Field Day should be a day utilized to promote Amateur Radio Satellites, not
a separate or elite group that the majority will fail to achieve without
more unique equipment required. If we fail to reach the greater Amateur
Radio community we may fail to reach out to a greater number of new
Tim - N8DEU
----- Original Message -----
From: "Greg D." <ko6th_greg at hotmail.com>
To: <glasbrenner at mindspring.com>; <amsat-bb at amsat.org>;
<ao51-modes at amsat.org>
Sent: Sunday, May 02, 2010 10:29 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: AO-51 update
> I'd vote for either L/U or L/S, which ever is easier on the batteries.
> Greg KO6TH
>> Additionally, the AO51-modes group would like your input on the desired
>> Field Day mode. We will likely be limited to one transmitter operation.
>> With AO-27, SO-50, and possibly SO-67 and HO-68 on V/U FM, S band or L/U
>> operation is looking very promising to provide some variety.
>> Drew KO4MA
>> AMSAT-NA VP Operations
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