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Re: Just a dream...



05:05 GMT-Beacon heard on 145.874,but tracking program has AO-40 over
ASIA.My QTH is Hopkinton,RI

----- Original Message -----
From: Udo Schneider <uschndr@zedat.fu-berlin.de>
To: AMSAT NA <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Friday, December 15, 2000 6:41 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Just a dream...


> Hi All,
>
> yesterday I had a dream (I was very tired from scanning the sky for a
> trace of AO-40):
>
> There was a man - it was obviously a big shot from AMSAT NA. He had a
> phone call.
> On the other side was a big boss too, from NORAD; and I heard: "Hello
> old boy, how
> are you? Fine? That's ok. Listen, radio amateurs all over the world are
> alarmed for their
> newest satellite - your #26609. There are heavy  problems. A few days
> ago a motor burn
> was executed, which did not stop at the programmed time. And also the
> telemetry trans-
> mitter doesn't work any more. The satellite has now an unknown orbit and
> they are
> scanning the sky disperately for any signals. Could you please give us
> the actual keps of
> satellite #26609? Yes, you will do it? Oh, that's great, many amateurs
> will thank you.
> Have a nice day, old boy, and happy Christmas!"
>
> I waked up. Oh, it was only a dream. Or could that become reality?
>
> Vy 73, Udo, DL7OL ***
>
>
>
>
>
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