The Atlanta Radio Club announces that the 2008 AMSAT Space Symposium will be held at the Atlanta Buckhead Doubletree Hotel on Friday, October 24 through Sunday, October 26, 2008.
The AMSAT Board of Directors announced that the 2008 AMSAT Space Symposium will be named the "2008 Harry Yoneda JA1ANG AMSAT Space Symposium" in memory and honor of JA1ANG -- Silent Key. Harry was a former AMSAT Board Member and close friend of many in the group. Harry also was a founding member of JAMSAT.
This year, we have selected a hotel in the heart of Atlanta. With easy access to world class shopping, downtown, Centennial Olympic Park, CNN center, the World of Coke, and the Georgia Aquarium, symposium attendees should have plenty of activities for everyone. Bring along the whole family!
The links to the right will help you to information to plan your trip to Atlanta. There are links to help you arrange your travel plans, book your hotel, and enjoy your stay. We hope you will come for the Symposium and enjoy the city of Atlanta.
We are sure you will enjoy the Symposium and enjoy the vacation of a lifetime! You can register for the Symposium online, and even make your hotel reservations online as well!
If you are looking for information that isn't provided please contact the Symposium Committee and indicate that the information is missing.
Make Reservations Today!
The Atlanta Buckhead Doubletree Hotel in the heart of fashionable Buckhead is located in the Tower Place complex, home to offices, restaurants, shops and theaters. Downtown Atlanta is ten minutes away, 25 minutes to Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. Lenox Mall and Phipps Plaza - considered some of the finest shoppin gin the Southeast - are within walking distance. The Buckhead MARTA station, conveniently situated 150 yards from our front door, will whisk you to the Atlanta Airport, Downtown, Midtown, Centennial Olympic Park, the Georgia Aquarium, and CNN center.
NOTE: The AMSAT Group code is ASG. This will get you the $125.00/night rate.
There's no need for a car when staying at the Doubletree! You can get to just about everywhere using the MARTA rail system. The single one-way fare is $1.75 whether you are going downtown or to the airport