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Re: Fw: Longevity-sat proposal



what kind of a problem is ao-07?

i just finished a cordial 5 way qso on phoenix, aka: ao-07. i'm
having a hard time making the experience problematical.

On Fri, Oct 31, 2003 at 08:07:47AM -0600, kgshutt wrote:
>I omitted the reflector on this message.  Here is my post to Daniel.
>
>Ken
>
>----- Original Message ----- 
>From: "kgshutt" <kgshutt@cox.net>
>To: "Daniel Schultz" <n8fgv@usa.net>
>Sent: Friday, October 31, 2003 8:03 AM
>Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Longevity-sat proposal
>
>
>> Do we really want a satellite for our grandchildren?  I recall a recent
>> discussion on 'satellite spectrum pollution'.  The concern was lack of a
>> method to shutdown a satellite when it was no longer useful.  AO-10 and
>AO-7
>> are very interesting but too many like these could be a problem.
>>
>> 73 de Ken - K5GUU
>> Amsat NA LM-1565
>>
>> ----- Original Message ----- 
>> From: "Daniel Schultz" <n8fgv@usa.net>
>> To: <amsat-bb@AMSAT.Org>
>> Sent: Thursday, October 30, 2003 9:37 PM
>> Subject: Re: [amsat-bb] Longevity-sat proposal
>>
>>
>> > Cathryn Mataga wrote:
>> >
>> > "Simply, can we make a satellite that our grandchildren could use?"
>> >
>> > A more important question: Can we make grandchildren who will want to
>use
>> a
>> > satellite? Every attempt I have made to get the younger generation
>> interested
>> > in radio or satellites has fallen on deaf ears: "but Uncle Dan, we don't
>> need
>> > that stuff, the internet is so much more cool...."
>> >
>> > Dan Schultz N8FGV
>> >
>> >
>> >
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