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Re: RE: ARISS Benefits AMSAT

On Fri, 11 Jul 2003, Estes Wayne-W10191 wrote:

> 30 times $30,000 is $900,000.  Not $9 million.
> Nevertheless, $30,000 per year is a lot of money for cash-poor AMSAT to
> spend for the benefit of NASA.

Doesn't benefit NASA as much as it does us.  That's $7 per year per
member.  Heck , I get that much warm satisfaction EVERY time I see just
one successful ARISS contact and the excitement on the kids faces...

Well worth it in my book!

de WB4APR, Bob

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