[amsat-bb] First satellite QSO
richard.siff at verizon.net
Tue Feb 3 02:24:21 UTC 2015
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From: "Steve Kristoff" <skristof at etczone.com>
To: <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Monday, February 02, 2015 7:45 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] First satellite QSO
> Well, I got my first satellite contact this evening on a pass of SO-50.
> Thank you for the help from the forum for getting me started. I used two
> Baofeng UV82 handhelds and an Arrow antenna.
> Problem is that I wasn't necessarily expecting it to work, so I didn't
> plan on a way to record the QSO.
> So, if you happened to be the person who called back to AI9IN in EM79
> between 2331 and 2345 UTC this evening, thank you, thank you, thank you!
> If you send me your info, I'd be happy to send you a QSL and put you in
> If getting this confirmed by email is "illegal", I understand and won't
> officially count it, but I'd still like to know who you are so I can send
> you another set of "Thank yous".
> Steve Kristoff AI9IN
> Grid: EM79
> Oldenburg, IN
> skristof at etczone.com
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