[amsat-bb] Re: K6RPT-11 APRS Balloon heard by CU2IE / Sao Miguel - still at 109k - almost across the Atlantic

Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr) ldeffenb at homeside.to
Tue Dec 13 23:52:34 PST 2011


Thank you Carlos for the excellent gating of K6RPT-11.  Just as you lost 
it, it got picked up again!  This is an unbelievable flight to behold.

Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32

On 12/13/2011 5:14 PM, Carlos Nora wrote:
> *Hello to all
> *
> *
> *
> *My station is listening on the frequency 144,390 MHz.*
> *http://aprs.fi/?call=a%2FCT1END&_s=ll*
>
> *best 73*
> *Carlos Nora, CT1END*
> *NNNN*
>
>
>
>
> 2011/12/13 Lynn W. Deffenbaugh (Mr)<ldeffenb at homeside.to>
>
>> Just had an APRS QSO with CT1AKV in Portugal.  He's going to try switching
>> over to 144.390 to listen.
>>
>> See http://aprs.fi/?c=message&**call=CT1AKV<http://aprs.fi/?c=message&call=CT1AKV>(Thanks Hessu!)
>>
>> Lynn (D) - KJ4ERJ - Author of APRSISCE for Windows Mobile and Win32
>>
>>
>> On 12/13/2011 4:23 PM, Francisco Costa, CT1EAT wrote:
>>
>>> Hi all
>>>
>>> I already forward the information to 2 lists
>>> of Portuguese hams, so hopefully some will
>>> catch the packets from the ballon.
>>> Congratulations to the team for the outstanding
>>> flight!
>>>
>>> 73 F.Costa, CT1EAT
>>> http://ct1eat.no.sapo.pt
>>>
>>>
>>> ----- Mensagem original ----- De: "Douglas Quagliana"<dquagliana at aol.com
>>> Para: "Bob Bruninga"<bruninga at usna.edu>
>>> Cc:<blt at stevens.com>;<amsat-bb at amsat.org>
>>> Enviado: terça-feira, 13 de Dezembro de 2011 19:51
>>> Assunto: [amsat-bb] K6RPT-11 APRS Balloon heard by CU2IE / Sao Miguel -
>>> still at 109k - almost across the Atlantic
>>>
>>>
>>>   All,
>>>> It looks like the balloon is almost all of the way across the Atlantic!
>>>> Current course will place it closer to Morocco or slightly south of
>>>> Portugal.
>>>>
>>>> K6RPT-11 APRS Balloon heard by CU2IE / Sao Miguel - still at 109k
>>>>
>>>> 2011-12-13 19:30:31 UTC: K6RPT-11>APBL10,CU2ARA-1,**
>>>> WIDE2*,qAR,CU2IE,PORTUGAL:!**3558.10N/03322.17WO098/145/A=**110161V200
>>>> CNSP-11
>>>> 2011-12-13 19:32:31 UTC: K6RPT-11>APBL10,CU2ARA-1,**
>>>> WIDE2*,qAR,CU2IE,PORTUGAL:!**3557.36N/03316.33WO099/144/A=**110040V200
>>>> CNSP-11
>>>> 2011-12-13 19:36:31 UTC: K6RPT-11>APBL10,CU2ARA-1,**
>>>> WIDE2*,qAR,CU2IE,PORTUGAL:!**3555.86N/03304.76WO098/143/A=**109892V200
>>>> CNSP-11
>>>> 2011-12-13 19:42:30 UTC: K6RPT-11>APBL10,WIDE2-1,qAR,**
>>>> CU2IE,PORTUGAL:!3553.73N/**03247.24WO098/145/A=109951V200 CNSP-11
>>>>
>>>> Douglas KA2UPW/5
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