[amsat-bb] Fw: Charge for Satellite Tracking?
domenico.i8cvs at tin.it
Sun Oct 30 13:40:20 PDT 2011
----- Original Message -----
From: "Kevin Gordon" <kgordon at paradise.net.nz>
To: "'i8cvs'" <domenico.i8cvs at tin.it>
Sent: Sunday, October 30, 2011 8:48 PM
Subject: RE: [amsat-bb] Charge for Satellite Tracking?
> Hi Domenico
> I tried to send the email below to AMSAT-BB and was rejected:
> ---------- Original Message ----------
> To: (amsat-bb at amsat.org)
> From: Kevin Gordon (kgordon at paradise.net.nz)
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Charge for Satellite Tracking?
> Date: 31/10/2011 8:08:55a
> Hi Mark,
> The future of satellite operation around our world is about to change
> significantly. For example study
> http://www.darpa.mil/NewsEvents/Releases/2011/10/20.aspx Defense
> Advanced Research Projects Agency.
> In the near future many organisations will have large networks of
> inter-cooperating cheap small satellites. There will be repair satellites
> and junk collecting satellites. There will be satellite parts raiding
> satellites. There will be conflicits over orbit space. There will be
> disputes over collisions.
> Amateur Radio organisations will need funds to protect our rights in
> Amateur Radio organisations must use there present rights to space to
> keep those rights.
> Yes it all comes down to money!
> Kevin zl1bgk
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Mark L. Hammond [mailto:marklhammond at gmail.com]
> Sent: Monday, 31 October 2011 7:28 a.m.
> To: Kevin Gordon; amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Re: Charge for Satellite Tracking?
> So you all aren't going to help unless they "pay" you? Wow. Now who seems
> like it's all about the money :)
> I've been helping with JUGNU, SRMSAT, RAX-2, etc. because it's FUN for me.
> And, they need the help.
> Take the HIGH road!
> Mark N8MH
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