[amsat-bb] Re: Who says the amateur satellite hobby is dying?

Paolo Mattiolo mattiolo at gmail.com
Fri Sep 6 03:28:44 PDT 2013

Hello Paul,

last week I've started my satellite activity, at the moment I've done 9
contacts on SO-50 and FO-29.
Yesterday evening I've tried to work VO-52, I was able to hear me back, but
I've only 5 watts on the uplink.

This is my station on the balcony:


So I confirm our hobby is not dying, I'm another Ham in space.

73 de in3aqk

On Fri, Sep 6, 2013 at 3:58 AM, Paul Stoetzer <n8hm at arrl.net> wrote:

> I was one ham's first satellite contact two nights ago on FO-29 and I was
> almost a ham's first satellite contact this evening on VO-52.
> Unfortunately, we couldn't get it done. Plus, I haven't been on the birds
> for very long myself.
> 73,
> Paul Stoetzer, N8HM
> Washington, DC
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