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Re: [eu-amsat] AO-7 Distance Record.



Hi Gents,
             Well, I'm with Thomas HB9SKA on this one.

For a satellite QSO you need to calculate the distance from the transmitter 
to the receiver ... ie, Station A to the satellite concerned ... and from 
the satellite to station B ... then add them together to get the true 
distance the signal travels.

Like Thomas says ... using the locator to locator measurement only gives the 
"terrestial" distance.

73 John.   <la2qaa@amsat.org>


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