Why does it have to be a holiday day, why not any old weekend, ... but I suppose you'll get into what the definition of a weekend is, i.e. sunset-sunset, or midnight-midnight, ... oh well!!!
p.s. any news about the mode A bird? Or has the project sunk without trace?
From: Richard@g3rwl.demon.co.uk [mailto:Richard@g3rwl.demon.co.uk]
Sent: Tuesday, February 02, 1999 1:37 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: OSCAR SKN BEST FIST WINNERS
Clifford Buttschardt writes:
> I'd like to see any sort of additional SKN night (day).
> Of course Superbowl Sunday is just fine by me but the majority of men
> in this country would view this as patently "unamerican!" Cliff K7RR
And un-international (unless you're happy to leave out the rest of the
It needs a date which is an international holiday. Christian religious
days will not suit those countries which have other religions so we have
the proverbial can of worms unless .....
New year is (almost) international; any others ? MayDay maybe ?
even Fathers day is different here from the US :)
Richard W L Limebear G3RWL
FOC # 1188
What will NASA call the next DS mission after DS-8 ?
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