[amsat-bb] Re: Satgate System Closed

Robert Coppock robertinorbit at webtv.net
Fri Apr 27 10:03:58 PDT 2007

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         this is too bad.  it was invaluable for those out in the backwoods for 1.fun- sending emails out  2.need-EMERGENCY BEACONS via aprs.   i tried it once, sending an email via the ISS and it is super cool.  is something taking it's place, or will we all need GMDSS (global marine distress and safety system) on land now ? or i guess the regular PLB (personal locator beacons) but no position information on those.

     ciao,       and....... Kurt Vonnegut RIP  
"you must either laugh at life, or cry out at its absurdity"."if you can do a half-a$$ed job of anything, you are a one-eyed man in a kingdom". 
--,,,  ,,,--   kF0G  cm97
going to critical mass in san francisco today, maybe i can help control the trouble starters.  or try anyway.


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