[amsat-bb] Re: Geostationary Satellites
Gordon JC Pearce
gordonjcp at gjcp.net
Tue Oct 11 13:27:53 PDT 2011
On Tue, 11 Oct 2011 15:08:01 -0400
Ken Ernandes <n2wwd at mindspring.com> wrote:
> I hope this is somehow helpful in understanding what AMSAT would really be up against if it wanted to have an independent GEO satellite or consider a sub-GEO drifting orbit.
Thank you Ken, for the rocket scientist's take on it ;-)
It's refreshing to hear someone who actually has sat down and done the maths comment on how easy or hard it would be to put a satellite into a high orbit.
Gordon JC Pearce MM0YEQ <gordonjcp at gjcp.net>
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