[Date Prev][Date Next][Thread Prev][Thread Next] - [Date Index][Thread Index][Author Index]

RE: UO14 Trans-Atlantic QSOs Attempt



Bill

The best accuracy I obtain with Winorbit 3.6 is when I use the following
settings:
- SGP4 model
- Don't ignore drag terms

73 de Jean-Louis F6AGR


 



> -----Message d'origine-----
> De: Bill Bordy [mailto:nj1h@bordy.com]
> Date: jeudi 24 février 2000 01:55
> À: William Owens
> Cc: Amsat-Bb@Amsat. Org
> Objet: RE: [amsat-bb] UO14 Trans-Atlantic QSOs Attempt
> 
> 
> Yes, it was on. No Europeans heard by me. I worked N1JEZ in 
> VT in spite of
> using the Ideal model in Winorbit V3.6. First time using 
> Winorbit here. I
> now know I should have used the basic or SGP models since 
> they reflected the
> actual observed satellite position and times. The difference 
> between the
> ideal and the other models is significant. Will be on again next pass.
> 
> Hope you don't mind me copying mailing list, since I think 
> others may be
> interested.
> 
> 73, Bill
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: William Owens [mailto:wowens@dpnet.net]
> > Sent: Wednesday, February 23, 2000 7:19 PM
> > To: Bill Bordy
> > Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] UO14 Trans-Atlantic QSOs Attempt
> >
> >
> > Any luck, was it on?
> >
> > Will
> > N3ZLL
> >
> > Bill Bordy wrote:
> >
> > > UO14 will be at 9 degrees EL over Atlantic at 2000/02/24 0004Z
> > this evening
> > > from NJ1H in FN42FS. Ireland and Northern Great Britain will be
> > in the foot
> > > print. I will be on if any stations on the other side want to
> > give it a try.
> > >
> > > Bill,
> > > NJ1H
> > >
> > > ----
> > > Via the amsat-bb mailing list at AMSAT.ORG courtesy of AMSAT-NA.
> > > To unsubscribe, send "unsubscribe amsat-bb" to Majordomo@amsat.org
> >
> >
> 
> 
> ----
> Via the amsat-bb mailing list at AMSAT.ORG courtesy of AMSAT-NA.
> To unsubscribe, send "unsubscribe amsat-bb" to Majordomo@amsat.org
> 
----
Via the amsat-bb mailing list at AMSAT.ORG courtesy of AMSAT-NA.
To unsubscribe, send "unsubscribe amsat-bb" to Majordomo@amsat.org



AMSAT Top AMSAT Home