[amsat-bb] 2E1EUB is awarded LOUIS VARNEY CUP(for space communication)
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Mon Sep 5 10:26:17 PDT 2011
2E1EUB was awarded yestered Sunday September 4th the Louis Varney cup at the Telford (uk) amature radio show,by RSGB president Dave Wilson (M00BW)
Paul was nominated by amsat uk for his work promoting and encouraging the use of amature satellites and perfecting the art of a portable ground station.
The cup was first awarded in 1956 and is for advances in space communication...Paul comments that he is privileged to have his call sign and name on the cup along side some very famous other call signs,some of which are no longer with us,he would like to thank amsat uk and the RSGB for this award.
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