[amsat-bb] CY9C satellite update August 26

Mark Johns mjohns166 at yahoo.com
Fri Aug 26 14:23:42 UTC 2016

Do you know if satellite QSOs are reflected in the 2m ClubLog results? If so, it's easy to see if your station is in the log and know that those "insurance" contacts are unnecessary. (As of yesterday, my satellite QSO was not shown in ClubLog. But I know it takes awhile, especially if weather has everything shut down.)

Mark D. Johns, KØMDJ 
Decorah, Iowa USA  EN43
"Heaven goes by favor; if it went by merit, 
   you would stay out and your dog would go in." 
     ---Mark Twain

----- Original Message -----
From: Clayton Coleman <kayakfishtx at gmail.com>
To: AMSAT-BB <amsat-bb at amsat.org>
Sent: Friday, August 26, 2016 9:10 AM
Subject: [amsat-bb] CY9C satellite update August 26

Some of you may have noticed on @WW2DX's Twitter feed that bad weather
forced them offline in the middle of the night between 0200-0700 UTC
today. It has been raining heavily with strong wind gusts. When
weather clears, they expect to get back online and operate.

I would recommend if you aren't in the log yet, listen on all
available passes with mutual footprint. Their six digit gridsquare is

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