[amsat-bb] Re: ARISSat-1 report
k5oe at aol.com
Sun Jul 31 08:19:10 PDT 2011
I thought maybe the repeater was on at first, thinking it was a rogue call (it did sound just like AO-51 some days), but then I realized it was in there only ahead of other transmissions.
BTW, I was just kidding. Tto those of us in the southern half of N.A., hearing a blind call of "Hola" is pretty common. If that really was a "secret" (I didn't know there was a secret word), I apologize for spilling the beans.
From: Dave Webb KB1PVH <kb1pvh at gmail.com>
To: K5OE <k5oe at aol.com>
Cc: amsat-bb <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Sun, Jul 31, 2011 10:02 am
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Re: ARISSat-1 report
I was wondering if that was some local junk here.
Dave - KB1PVH
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On Jul 31, 2011 10:58 AM, "K5OE" <k5oe at aol.com> wrote:
> Also received packet burst, voice message in several languages, and SSTV in South Texas at 1440. Was the special word "Hola"? It seems to precede every transmission :-)
> -----original message----
> Recorded Greetings, message, US special word, and SSTV in FN43 at 1304-1307z
> on 145.950. Handheld and Arrow.
> 73, Scott N1AIA
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