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Re: [ao16aprs] AO16/LO19/IO26 QSO party?

I will have my PacSat station activated for the FOOTBALL tracking
event.  It will be linked to RF as well as the Internet for the weekend.

Tim - N8DEU

-----Original Message-----
From: Bob Bruninga <bruninga@nadn.navy.mil>
To: TAPR AO-16 APRS Special Interest Group <ao16aprs@lists.tapr.org>
Cc: amsat-bb@amsat.org <amsat-bb@amsat.org>; TAPR APRS Special Interest
Group <aprssig@tapr.org>; aprsnews@tapr.org <aprsnews@tapr.org>
Date: Thursday, November 04, 1999 2:33 PM
Subject: [ao16aprs] AO16/LO19/IO26 QSO party?

>FOOTBALL tracking via AO16/LO19/IO26
>   As a special event to exercise the live UI packet QSO capabilty via the
>1200 baud pacsats, we would like to invite everyone to join us on ALL
>PASSES of all 3 birds on Friday and Sat 3 and 4 Dec.  THis is when we
>annually use APRS to track the 150 mile running of the ARMY/Navy game
>football from Annapolis MD to Philadelphia by over 100 midshipmen.
>   We will be transmitting our APRS (GPS) positions and will be looking
>for others on the birds.  This is not something you throw together
>overnight.  But it is a good target date to consider dusting off your old
>PSK satellite ground station and joining a live QSO event via these birds.
>For those interested in live UI packet QSO's via these 1200 baud Pacsats,
>come join our AO16APRS Special Interest Group by sending a subscription to
>For details on this mode of communications via these birds, see:
>   http://web.usna.navy.mil/~bruninga/traknet.html
>The page will be updated as we get closer to the event... (any day
>de WB4APR, Bob
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