[amsat-bb] Re: Need your support to track F-1 CubeSat
johnag9d at gmail.com
Mon Sep 24 10:32:24 PDT 2012
In the states ham bands ate under constant pressure from commercial
intetests on the FCC for reallocation. Having those birds up there proves
the need and helps stave off reallocation. If we leabe them unused they
will go away. If I could launch a cube sat for my experimental interests it
would use ham bands and may only send back tlm. So am I prohibited from
On Sep 24, 2012 12:10 PM, "Gus 8P6SM" <8p6sm at anjo.com> wrote:
> On 09/24/2012 12:39 PM, John Spasojevich wrote:
>> Or maybe they will be reallocated to them.
> The chances of which increases, with every satellite launched that uses
> the amateur bands but carries no amateur payload.
> They use them more than we do.
> Whose fault is that?
> Maybe hams in your world own frequencies but in tge USA their use is
>> a privilege not a right.
> In my world, hams have a RIGHT to properly use the frequencies that are
> ALLOCATED for their use. And a RIGHT to complain when they are misused.
> 73, de Gus 8P6SM
> The Easternmost Isle
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