[amsat-bb] Request for 1906Z SO-50 Pass

Rick Tejera saguaroastro at cox.net
Thu Jan 7 00:07:07 UTC 2016

Good for her! I hope the Hamcation posts video of her presentation.  

Rick Tejera (K7TEJ)
Saguaro Astronomy Club
Thunderbird Radio Club
623-203-4121 (cell)
SaguaroAstro at cox.net

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Subject: [amsat-bb] Request for 1906Z SO-50 Pass

Good Morning,

Hope (KM4IPF) will be presenting at the Youth Forums at the Orlando
Hamcation and Dayton Hamvention. She gives her first practice presentation
tonight at the Orlando OARC meeting and gives another one again tomorrow at
the Lake Monroe LMARS meeting. 

She is putting the finishing touches on her PowerPoint right now, and we
find that we don't have any good video of her actually working contacts on a
pass. Weather permitting (it's a cold 70 degrees and rainy here in Florida),
we will shoot video of her working the 1906Z pass this afternoon. 

If there is not a rare grid on the pass, would anyone who can make the pass
please listen for her and work her for the video?  Remember, she is 9 years
old and still learning to do it all on her own, so if you could give
callsigns and grids a couple of times when you work her, it would be

If you're in Central Florida, come hear her tonight or tomorrow, and if you
make the hamfests, be sure to attend the Youth Forums. The kids who speak at
them are the future of our hobby and they typically give some incredible

Know in advance that your QSO may end up in the talk!

Thanks and 73,

James Lea - WX4TV
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