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Re: Oddity in AO-40 Beacon Today



Sounds like ground control reset the IHU.

73 de Rick, KG6IAL

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Jon Ogden" <na9d-2@speakeasy.net>
To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
Sent: Sunday, February 09, 2003 2:40 PM
Subject: [amsat-bb] Oddity in AO-40 Beacon Today


> Howday all,
> 
> Maybe it's normal, but today I noticed what seems like an oddity in the
> beacon.  A couple of times, the beacon went from its modulated carrier to
> just a solid carrier.  It just happened right around MA55 or so at 22:36
> UTC.  It happened about 15 minutes prior to that too.  Squint is about 26
> degrees right now.  It was never a question of losing or not hearing the
> tones.  It was just a single, solid tone.
> 
> Is this normal?
> 
> 73,
> 
> Jon
> NA9D
> 
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> Jon Ogden
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> 
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