[sarex] Re: [amsat-bb] Re: Most Hams in Space at one time?

Thomas McGrane n2oeq at aceweb.com
Fri Apr 16 07:05:08 PDT 2010

Hi jim, and you wonder why the world hates us.
There is no air in space when we lay claim to our "Airspace"
Thankfully, reagan had the foresight to promote the "International" space station to promote peace among nations.
Everybody wants to rule the world.....now space!
Strength through Peace
Dont "Think Tank"......Think Peace!

>------- Original Message -------
>From    : Jim Shorney[mailto:jshorney at inebraska.com]
>Sent    : 4/15/2010 10:36:10 PM
>To      : n2oeq at aceweb.com
>Cc      : 
>Subject : RE: Re: [amsat-bb] Re: Most Hams in Space at one time?
 >On Tue, 13 Apr 2010 10:28:51 -0700, Thomas McGrane wrote:

>Seems typical to me that the federal government would set a precedent in which they encourage licenses in space which I assumed to be free 
>space. Why should anyone require a license off the planet?

In normal (i.e. non-emergency) circumstances, a licenced amateur radio station
may legally communicate only with another licenced amateur radio station. Space
is no different than the open sea or international airspace in that respect.



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