[amsat-bb] SO-50 newbie question

Steve Kristoff skristof at etczone.com
Wed Mar 18 21:33:19 UTC 2015

Rechecking my AMSAT Pass Prediction sheet, I see that did, indeed, 
miscalculate. Maybe I'll try again around 10:45 pm tonight. Oops.
Well, at least that explains the problem!
Thank you, Glenn!

Steve Kristoff AI9IN
skristof at etczone.com

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Glenn Miller - AA5PK" <aa5pk at suddenlink.net>
To: "Steve Kristoff" <skristof at etczone.com>; "Amsat BB" <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 5:21 PM
Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] SO-50 newbie question

> 0248 UTC?  EDST?
> There hasn't been an SO-50 pass over the US in the past 9 hours.
> Has your BB post been hung up in the system for the past 18 hours?
> -----Original Message----- 
> From: Steve Kristoff
> Sent: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 4:11 PM
> To: Amsat BB
> Subject: [amsat-bb] SO-50 newbie question
> On the most recent pass of SO-50 over EM79, just minutes ago (about 0248 
> to about 0301), I didn't hear anybody! Max elevation was about 78 degrees 
> so it should have been a good pass.
> I have had good contacts on past passes, but I have never heard nothing 
> before today.
> Just wondering if I was doing something wrong, or that just happens 
> sometimes, or was the satellite wounded by the recent solar radiation 
> attack?
> Steve Kristoff AI9IN
> EM79ji
> Oldenburg IN
> skristof at etczone.com
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