[amsat-bb] SATpc32 -- doppler.sqf Editor

John Brier johnbrier at gmail.com
Mon Apr 13 20:36:38 UTC 2020

I would prefer them to stay as it is a good reference for historical

Maybe put dead ones all at the bottom of the file or under a different
section of the file.

73, John Brier KG4AKV

On Mon, Apr 13, 2020, 16:24 Jim Walls via AMSAT-BB <amsat-bb at amsat.org>

> On 04/13/2020 12:43, Thomas Schaefer via AMSAT-BB wrote:
> > A related question…Is there some reason we need to carry old, no longer
> in-use, satellites in these files? The
> > Doppler.sql file is full of satellites one cannot possibly use anymore.
> Same question about the lists in general. Can one filter the lists so
> adding AO-51 for example to tracking is never even an option —as in one
> never even sees it.
> >
> Well, for one thing, dead satellites sometimes come back from the dead.
> AO-7 comes to mind - and yes, I was on the first US pass after it was
> confirmed to be alive after 21 years of silence.
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