[amsat-bb] Re: AMSAT-Fox?

Joe Fitzgerald jfitzgerald at alum.wpi.edu
Wed Mar 2 18:05:11 PST 2011

On 3/2/2011 12:13 AM, Clint Bradford wrote:
> OK - I'll ask. Why is this satellite not named, "AMSAT-Foxtrot?"

The software guys, being mostly of the Unix  persuasion lobbied for 
something very terse like AMASAT-fo or AMSAT-fx.

There were a few Windows guys who wanted 

AMSAT-Fox came out as a compromise.

-Joe KM1P

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