[amsat-bb] Solar Eclipse Reservations 2017 AMSAT
plaws0 at gmail.com
Fri Jun 24 03:54:59 UTC 2016
On Thu, Jun 23, 2016 at 7:10 PM, Robert Bruninga <bruninga at usna.edu> wrote:
> Not sure what AMSAT interest there is, but any satelliite with a camera on
> it should try to get ready to take a shot of the eclipse on the ground.
> A once in a lifetime opportunity.
First - thanks for the warning. We plan to trek up to ... well, I
guess I won't disclose exactly where now ... but if all else fails,
I've got a cousin in the (now nameless) town.
More importantly, regarding the path of totality. Ward, N0AX, gave an
interesting presentation at the MicroHAMs conference last spring. In
it, he mentioned a propagation project involving RF through/under/over
the path and that we'd hear more about it soon. Anyone heard anything
The presentation was not about that propagation project but is
interesting just the same.
Peter Laws | N5UWY | plaws plaws net | Travel by Train!
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