[amsat-bb] Re: [ans] ANS Special Bulletin - AubieSat-1 Designated AO-71
Vince Fiscus, KB7ADL
vlfiscus at mcn.net
Tue Nov 8 10:11:54 PST 2011
At 08:25 PM 11/7/2011 -0600, you wrote:
>SB SAT @ AMSAT $ANS-311.01
>ANS Special Bulletin - AubieSat-1 Designated AO-71
>AMSAT News Service Bulletin 311.01
> From AMSAT HQ SILVER SPRING, MD.
>November 7, 2011
>To All RADIO AMATEURS
>OSCAR Number Administrator, Bill Tynan, W3XO reports that he has ad-
>vised J. M. Wersinger, PhD, KI4YAU, Professor Emeritus and Director
>of Auburn University's Student Space Program, that following the
>successful NASA ELaNa III launch on October 28, 2011 of AubieSat-1,
>and by the request of the AubieSat-1 team, the new satellite has
>been assigned an OSCAR number.
>Professor Wersinger documented that telemetry has been received from
>the satellite. The IARU-Sat Website states that AubieSat-1 was fully
>coordinated with the IARU.
>Bill wrote, "Therefore, by the authority vested in me by the AMSAT-NA
>President, I hereby designate AubieSat-1 as AubieSat Oscar 71 or AO-71
Let's see ya make a qso through it.
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