[amsat-bb] Re: BL11 Operation Tuesday - Thursday
Patrick STODDARD (WD9EWK/VA7EWK)
amsat-bb at wd9ewk.net
Wed Sep 15 19:39:03 PDT 2010
Nice to hear you tonight, as the sun was setting here
in Phoenix. Thanks for making the effort to be on the
birds from Hawaii.
On 9/14/10, Tom Deeble <ka6sip at aol.com> wrote:
> It looks like contacts from Hawaii are really possible via AO-51. On Sunday
> I made two contacts to northern California and today made a contact with
> AA5PK in San Angelo, Texas.
> We were both at around 1.5 degrees and almost 3600 miles apart. So I'm very
> happy with my modest IC-W32A & Arrow setup.
> I'm planning on operating on four passes over Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday
> as follows:
> Tuesday 9/14:
> AO-51 4:12 - 4:20 PM HST, 7:12 - 7:20 PM PDT, 0212 - 0220 9/15 UTC
> Wednesday 9/15
> HO-68 9:14 - 9:25 AM HST, 12:14 - 12:25 PM PDT, 1914 - 1925 UTC Note:
> HO-68 shuts OFF at 1925 UTC
> AO-51 3:31 - 3:39 PM HST, 6:31 - 6:39 PM PDT, 0131 - 0139 9/16 UTC
> Thursday 9/16
> HO-68 8:58 - 9:05 AM HST, 11:58 - 12:05 PM PDT, 1858 - 1905 UTC Note:
> HO-68 shuts OFF at 1905 UTC
> Hope to make some more contacts here in BL11 land (Diamond Head - Waikiki).
> Tom - KA6SIP
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