[amsat-bb] APRS birds

Mac A. Cody maccody at att.net
Fri Dec 15 02:16:31 UTC 2017


There are some good resources available on the AMSAT.org website.  I've 
a couple below.  I'm sure that there are others that can chime in that have
actual experience workinghe APRS birds.Welcome to the AMSAT community.  Good
luck and have fun!


Mac Cody - AE5PH

Get on the Air with ARISS Packet

Working Digipeaters with the Kenwood TH-D72A and TH-D74A

On 12/14/2017 08:03 PM, Sean Waite wrote:
> Hi all,
> There was a comment on the recent experimenters thread about using the APRS
> birds. I'm new at this game - I've made 2 satellite QSOs so far - and would
> love to know more. Is there a good document on how to use these satellites,
> and maybe some tips on how to get a TH-D72A to do it? I've only used it to
> beacon APRS, messaging with the service isn't something I've tried.
> Thanks and 73,
> Sean WA1TE
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