[amsat-bb] GRID MASTER award
n8hm at arrl.net
Tue May 20 18:44:21 UTC 2014
The ARRL documentation for the Fred Fish Memorial Award states that
there are 488:
Regardless of whether or not John was the 1st or 2nd to do it, it's
certainly a rare accomplishment worth celebrating.
On Tue, May 20, 2014 at 2:24 PM, Bruce <kk5do at amsat.org> wrote:
> i don't think so.... randy, n7sfi, did this years ago. he is now going after
> all u.s. counties on satellite. thought there were 499 grids in lower 48.
> ////Confirmed: 499 (100%) Completed on September 22, 2001
> On 5/20/2014 1:18 PM, wa4hfn at comcast.net wrote:
>> Star Comm Group has a new award
>> Grid Master
>> We announced the award at the Amsat Banquet Friday night and John K8YSE is
>> the first to have work all 488 U.S. grids and confirm contacts
>> on amateur satellites.
>> Go to www.starcommgroup.org click the picture tab. Left to right
>> John K8YSE Damon WA4HFN Rick WA4NVM
>> also click the award tab to see the 1st Grid Master award.
>> Star Comm Group encourages the use of the amateur satellites and Amsat
>> WA4HFN em55 Damon
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