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Re: APRS through ISS and FD



Personally I think the definition of satellite (for this at least) should be
anything that is not fixed to the ground. This can include a balloon, the
ISS, or just regular amateur satellites. It would be nice to see the ARRL
include balloons for field day, right?

On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 12:05 PM, John Price <n4qwf1@gmail.com> wrote:

> Sounds like APRS to me!
>
> On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 1:05 PM, John Price <n4qwf1@gmail.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 1:04 PM, John Price <n4qwf1@gmail.com> wrote:
> >> Sounds like APRS to me!
> >>
> >> On Wed, Jun 25, 2008 at 10:26 AM, George Henry <ka3hsw@att.net> wrote:
> >>> The ARRL Field Day rules are available at
> http://www.arrl.org/contests/rules/2008/fd.html .  Rule 7.3.7 covers
> satellite QSOs, and states "The QSO must be between two Earth stations
> through a satellite."
> >>>
> >>>  73,
> >>>
> >>>  George, KA3HSW
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> "Alan P. Biddle" <APBIDDLE@UNITED.NET> wrote:
> >>>  I should add that I am looking for something concerning the ARRL FD
> rules.
> >>> I have already found an explanation for the AMSAT FD rules, but they
> are not
> >>> always the same.
> >>>
> >>> Alan
> >>> WA4SCA
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
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> >> arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to
> >> skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly
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> >
> >
> >
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> > N4QWF Amateur Radio Operator
> > AO-7,AO-16,AO-27,SO-50,AO-51,VO-52
> > Internet N4QWF@AMSAT.ORG
> > Echolink node #110903
> > Formerly KC4AHW VK3FEZ
> > Amsat Member #27845
> > DXCC #33,478
> > VUCC SAT #135
> > WAS SAT #296
> > 51 on 51 #13
> > LON -79.256 LAT 37.459 Grid FM07il
> > From the Foothills of the Blueridge
> >
> > *Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of
> > arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to
> > skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly
> > proclaiming - "WOW, What a ride!"
> >
>
>
>
> --
> N4QWF Amateur Radio Operator
> AO-7,AO-16,AO-27,SO-50,AO-51,VO-52
> Internet N4QWF@AMSAT.ORG
> Echolink node #110903
> Formerly KC4AHW VK3FEZ
> Amsat Member #27845
> DXCC #33,478
> VUCC SAT #135
> WAS SAT #296
> 51 on 51 #13
> LON -79.256 LAT 37.459 Grid FM07il
> >From the Foothills of the Blueridge
>
> *Life should not be a journey to the grave with the intention of
> arriving safely in a pretty and well preserved body, but rather to
> skid in broadside, thoroughly used up, totally worn out, and loudly
> proclaiming - "WOW, What a ride!"
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73's
Andrew K.
KE5GDB
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