[amsat-bb] 200' RADAR Blimp CANCEL

Robert Bruninga bruninga at usna.edu
Wed Oct 28 20:27:10 UTC 2015

Nevermind, CANCEL…

Its back on the grouind in Bloomsburg, PA


*From:* Robert Bruninga [mailto:bruninga at usna.edu]
*Sent:* Wednesday, October 28, 2015 4:14 PM
*To:* amsat-bb at amsat.org
*Subject:* 200' RADAR Blimp broke loose fm MD!

Just minutes ago, it has been reported that the 200’ radar blimp tethered
in Northern Maryland has broken loose.

It does NOT have APRS on it, but we need people in MD and PA to look up in
the sky for it and user your APRS to send DF bearing lines so we can track


I have not had time to VERIFY this, but am throwing it out there anyway.

This is what APRS is desiged to do.  Just enter y our bearing line in a DF
packet and we can all see the plot on APRS.


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