[amsat-bb] Re: Field Day

John Price n4qwf1 at gmail.com
Mon May 3 16:43:27 PDT 2010

The few entries you get are from folks like my club K4CQ. The club is
not interested in the Amsat Field Day. They allow me space on the
tower to mount the antennas because it gets them the ARRL bonus
points. I do it with hopes of influencing someone to become interested
in Amsat. Has not happened as yet. I wont be in town this year for the
operation so it wont get done. Guess you will have one less score to
add in this year. I will miss the fun.

73's << John

On Mon, May 3, 2010 at 6:41 PM, Bruce <kk5do at amsat.org> wrote:
> Wondering why all the hoopla about any of the satellites being in any
> mode. AMSAT receives only about 15 entries for field day. The rest
> must be doing only demos or making the one bonus contact. With
> hundreds of field day stations on the air we should have way more
> entries.
> 73...bruce
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