[amsat-bb] ARRL Teachers Institute on Satellites Today
k9jkm at comcast.net
Tue Dec 20 05:46:50 PST 2011
Just a reminder for today ...
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ARRL Teachers Institute Plans Satellite Demo on December 20
AMSAT News Service Bulletin 352.02
>From AMSAT HQ SILVER SPRING, MD.
December 18, 2011
To All RADIO AMATEURS
Satellite operators are invited to listen for ARRL Education and
Technology Program Director, Mark Spencer, WA8SME on the afternoon
pass of AO-27 (and possibly other satellites) on December 20 as he
conducts an operating demonstration from the ARRL Teachers Institute
at Mississippi State University. Satellite passes on December 21 are
planned as backup operating times.
Mark will be covering topics regarding using space-borne systems in
the classroom. He says a major part of that unit is demonstrating ham
Mark will be using the call W1AW/5 for the pass. If you'd like a QSL
for the contact, send an e-mail to him (mspencer at arrl.org) and he will
make sure you get one.
Find out more about the ARRL Teachers Institutes on-line at:
[ANS thanks Mark Spencer, WA8SME for the above information]
73 de JoAnne K9JKM
k9jkm at amsat.org
Editor, AMSAT News Service
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