[amsat-bb] Re: Advertising Shuttle Retransmission Faclities on APRS

Eric Christensen eric at christensenplace.us
Mon Sep 29 16:39:47 PDT 2008

I do.

Eric Christensen, W4OTN
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Nigel Gunn G8IFF/W8IFF wrote:
> I guess your idea must have some merit but I've never seen/known anybody to drive around monitoring APRS beacons.
> Robert Bruninga wrote:
> Therefore, a TNC should be connected to
>> the Retransmitter that activates an APRS beacon on the local
>> APRS channel whenever it is keyed.  This APRS beacon will alert
>> all mobiles on the front panel of their APRS radios in range
>> that the retransmission is in progress.
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