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Allen F. Mattis
afmattis at comcast.net
Mon Dec 5 20:12:45 UTC 2016
I am also saddened by Robin's passing. He was the only AMSAT
president I ever had a satellite contact with.
At 11:50 AM 12/5/2016, you wrote:
>Sorry to learn of Robin's untimely passing. I was executive vice
>president when he was president, which also entailed my being acting
>president during the loss and subsequent partial recovery of
>AO -40. He and I didn't always agree, but I was in a position to
>see the many ways in which AMSAT benefited from his wisdom and
>strong leadership. He was instrumental in building the close
>relationship that now exists between AMSAT and IARU, as well as in
>guiding the organization through the difficult times that followed
>AO-40. AMSAT, and amateur radio, are better off because of Robin's
>presence among us.
>R.I.P., old friend.
>73 Ray W2RS
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