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Carlos PY2FFZ reports that he didn't hear FO-29 on during the orbit that 
went over Tokyo.  The next pass should be near the East Coast of the United 
States.  Can someone post any information about FO-29 during/after that pass?

Thanks and 73,

Emily


>From: "PY2FFZ - Carlos Roberto Paoli" <carlos_paoli@uol.com.br>
>To: "Emily Clarke" <w0eec@amsat.org>
>Subject: Re: FO-29
>Date: Wed, 27 Aug 2003 14:42:38 -0300
>Organization: PY2FFZ
>
>Hi Emily
>
>In the Orbit 34.702 (AOS 17:12Z - LOS 17:31Z)
>I  hear only QRM!
>My radio is an all-mode and no Digi-Talker in FM and no
>Beacon on CW, very stranger!
>
>
>73, Carlos Roberto Paoli
>PY2FFZ
>Aka: Brancaleone da Norcia.
>http://www.qsl.net/py2ffz
>
>----- Original Message -----
>From: "Emily Clarke" <w0eec@amsat.org>
>To: "PY2FFZ - Carlos Roberto Paoli" <carlos_paoli@uol.com.br>
>Sent: Wednesday, August 27, 2003 1:50 PM
>Subject: FO-29
>
>
> > Hi Carlos,
> >
> > I suspect that JARL commanded FO-29 into normal transponder mode on the
> > current orbit at 16:40z.  The orbit also passes over Brazil somewhere
> > around 17:15z.  Can you confirm for me if the Digitalker was off and the
> > normal transponder on?
> >
> > Even if you only have an FM radio, if the Digitalker (435.910 FM) is
>turned
> > off you can probably hear the CW beacon at 435.795 +/- Doppler.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Emily
> >
> >
> > W0EEC - CM87tm
> > ARRL - AMSAT - MSARC - ARCA - Project OSCAR
> > http://www.emilyshouse.com/W0EEC
> > http://www.experthams.net/ao7
> > http://www.projectoscar.net
> >
> >


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ARRL - AMSAT - MSARC - ARCA - Project OSCAR
http://www.emilyshouse.com/W0EEC
http://www.experthams.net/ao7
http://www.projectoscar.net


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