[amsat-bb] Re: Close encounters of the Asteroidal Kind
Vince Fiscus, KB7ADL
vlfiscus at mcn.net
Thu Feb 7 14:33:26 PST 2013
At 09:01 AM 2/8/2013 +1100, Tony Langdon <vk3jed at gmail.com> wrote:
>On 8/02/13 7:49 AM, Bob- W7LRD wrote:
>>maybe "asteroid bounce"? (EAE)
>>73 Bob W7LRD
>Someone on the moonbounce reflector crunched the numbers and came up with
>a path loss figure something like 51dB worse than EME, if I recall. The
>small cross section area was the killer.
>73 de Tony VK3JED
Well from the original post:
>The Goldstone 70M dish will be running MAX QRO with 435 kW.
That ought to be enough for EAE. HAAAA. CQ asteroid, CQ asteroid!
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