[amsat-bb] Re: IARU-R1 - Disconnect D-Star Repeaters ViolatingBandplan
ka3hsw at att.net
Fri Sep 2 13:50:22 PDT 2011
Echolink.org notified of bandplan violation.
We'll see what happens.
----- Original Message ----
> From: Trevor . <m5aka at yahoo.co.uk>
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Sent: Fri, September 2, 2011 2:23:57 PM
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: IARU-R1 - Disconnect D-Star Repeaters Violating
> Hi Roberto,
> Your English is much better than my Italian so no need to apologise for it.
> I gather from the link you emailed me that the IR0CK repeater on 145.850 MHz
>is connected to Echolink again, it operates as Echolink node 488822 , see in
>Google English (R10 = 145.850 MHz):
> The decision of IARU Region 1 to establish a procedure that will work towards
>disconnecting D-STAR repeaters causing interference in the Amateur Satellite
>segment is very welcome.
> It does not address the issue of FM repeaters in the satellite segment but
>repeaters such as IR0CK (node 488822) depend on being allowed to connect to the
>Echolink server which I believe is run from the United States.
> I do not know who owns the US Echolink server or what their policy is on
>providing connections for nodes that deliberately cause interference to other
>services such as the Amateur Satellite Service.
> Does anyone know who controls Echolink ?
> 73 Trevor M5AKA
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