[amsat-bb] Re: SO-67 - Crippled, But Not Totally Gone
va6bmj at gmail.com
Thu Jan 26 10:34:23 PST 2012
On 1/26/12, Clint Bradford <clintbradford at mac.com> wrote:
> SO-67's primary objective was photographic research. That aspect of the
> project is gone. But ...
> "The satellite was also extensively used by amateur radio enthusiasts as it
> carries a radio transponder and digitalker. Olivier says that radio
> transmissions still operate, making it useful to radio operators around the
> world, including in the US, Europe and Australia."
According to South Africa AMSAT's website, all amateur radio
activities have been suspended. Has this been confirmed?
Bernhard VA6BMJ @ DO33FL
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