[amsat-bb] Work the AMSAT Hamvention Demo Station!
n8hm at arrl.net
Mon May 15 22:47:30 UTC 2017
As previously announced, AMSAT will have it's traditional presence at
Hamvention this year, including a satellite demo station. This year,
the demo station will operate under the AMSAT club callsign W3ZM/8.
We intend to be on all passes of voice satellites between 12:00 UTC
and 21:00 UTC on Friday, May 19th and Saturday, May 20th and between
12:00 UTC and 16:00 UTC on Sunday, May 21st. We may also try the NO-84
and ISS packet digipeaters using a Kenwood TH-D7A(G) HT. The callsign
for packet will be just W3ZM. Please call us using APRS messages on
packet. Hamvention is located in the six digit gridsquare is EM89aq.
As a reward for working the AMSAT demo station during the first
Hamvention at the Greene County Fairgrounds in Xenia, Ohio,
individuals working us will receive a digital certificate upon
request. Please email n8hm at amsat.org with your QSO details to receive
Paul Stoetzer, N8HM
Radio Amateur Satellite Corporation (AMSAT-NA)
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