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Re: UO-11 and NO-44 over ZL

On Mon, 9 Sep 2002 09:10:14 +0100, Howard Long wrote:

> Hi Alan

>> NO-44 has not been heard for several days, now. Has it succumbed to the
>> ravages of solar emmissions?

> NO-44 does work, but unfortunately the bird is in eclipse every orbit and
> cannot get enough charge in the batteries when it's out of eclipse to
> survive an entire orbit without resetting.


Thanks Howard, it's just that we've not heard much about it lately, that
got me wondering. Thanks for the explanation. 

Sorry Chris, for my less than diplomatic remarks concerning UO-11..

       Alan. (ZL2VAL)

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